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Silver Dollar City theme park announces giant raft ride, major park expansion

Silver Dollar City's announcement capped off more than a year of fan rumors and speculation about what would replace the Lost River of the Ozarks.       ...

Silver Dollar City theme park announces giant raft ride, major park expansion

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Disney Is Moving Forward With Construction on Its Marvel Theme Park Expansion With Galaxy’s Edge a success, it’s time for Disney to move forward on its next franchise-incorporating theme park project: a Marvel park....
23:14, 06/15/2019

German theme park forced to shut down ride that looked like ‘flying swastikas’ A theme park in Germany was forced to close their new ride Eagle Fly after people said it looked like “flying swastikas.” Park guests reported the resemblance to Tatzmania theme park in Löffingen after it debuted. The ride, which opened a...
08:28, 08/21/2019

Boy with autism breaks down at Orlando theme park, park employee saves the day https://pmd.cdn.turner.com/cnn/big/us/2019/06/09/boy-autism-theme-park-employee-vpx.hln_2640954_768x432_1300k.mp4 _____ (CNN) – While Spider-Man was off-duty, a real-life superhero swung into action to comfort Lenore Koppelman’s son. She ...
20:56, 06/09/2019

Universal Orlando announces new Epic Universe theme park Universal Orlando says construction has started for Epic Universe, which executives promise will "forever change theme park entertainment." Find out more about what themes and rides the Florida park will hold....
01:28, 08/02/2019

Universal announces new Epic Universe theme park, possibly with Nintendo attractions The Dark Universe is dead, long live the Epic Universe. Movie fans definitely weren’t interested in seeing a bunch of famous actors resurrect Universal’s old monster characters and tying them together into a Marvel-style cinematic universe, but perha...
02:42, 08/02/2019

Ride resembling 'flying swastikas' is shut down by German theme park The operators of the Eagle Fly attraction said they had not noticed the ride's resemblance to the Nazi emblem until they saw footage circulated online....
14:00, 08/21/2019

Mission possible: £5bn London theme park deal The backers of a £5 billion theme park planned for the Thames Estuary have signed a deal with Paramount Pictures opening the possibility of thriller rides based on films such as Mission: Impossible, Star Trek or The Italian Job....
14:28, 06/27/2019

Universal is opening a new Florida theme park – and it's said to be the most 'epic' yet UNIVERSAL has given travel fans a sneak peek at its new project. An exciting new theme park is in the works in Florida – and its called Epic Universe....
23:56, 08/01/2019

Boy plummets 30 feet from roller coaster at theme park A mom “screamed hysterically” as her 6-year-old son dangled from a roller coaster Thursday before falling 30 feet to the ground. Stunned eyewitnesses reported seeing the boy fall from the Twister ride at Lightwater Valley theme park in th...
03:14, 05/31/2019

How the Dumbo team designed the theme park of their dreams Tim Burton’s live-action adaptation of Dumbo hit theaters earlier this year. We sat down with producer Derek Frey to talk about the film, and how the Dumbo team designed the theme park in the film, Dreamland....
21:00, 06/26/2019

Universal Orlando Planning “Epic” Fourth Theme Park (ORLANDO, Fla.) — Universal Orlando officials said Thursday that the resort is doubling in size with plans for an “epic” fourth theme park, but they offered almost no information on when the new park will open, what it will hold or ...
02:42, 08/03/2019

APNewsBreak: Theme park to star ‘Hunger Games,’ ‘Twilight’ LOS ANGELES (AP) — Lionsgate will open what it calls the world’s first vertical theme park featuring high-tech experiences that will place guests inside some of the studio’s top films, including “The Hunger Games” and “T...
12:14, 05/22/2019

Uncovered: the £200m theme park, the businessman – and the missing millions A Guardian/ITV News undercover investigation raises concerns about Gavin Woodhouse, who is behind project endorsed by Bear GryllsGavin Woodhouse: entrepreneur says he is ‘a man who delivers’‘I’m devastated’: Gavin Woodhouse care home investor speaks ...
19:28, 06/26/2019

Universal Orlando Planning ‘Epic’ Fourth Theme Park (ORLANDO, Fla.) — Universal Orlando officials said Thursday that the resort is doubling in size with plans for an “epic” fourth theme park, but they offered almost no information on when the new park will open, what it will hold or ...
12:42, 08/05/2019

Theme park attendance crosses half-billion mark for 1st time Worldwide attendance at the 10 biggest operators of amusement parks increased 4% last year and crossed the threshold of a half-billion visitors for the first time...
02:28, 05/24/2019

Rumors swirl about Universal Orlando’s new Epic Universe theme park The short list of reasons to visit Florida is growing ever so slightly. At a news conference Thursday morning, Universal Orlando announced the development of a new Orlando theme park, Epic Universe. The group, which owns two Orlando theme parks — Uni...
03:00, 08/02/2019

Theme park to bring ‘Hunger Games,’ ‘Twilight’ to life this summer LOS ANGELES — Some of Lionsgate’s most popular film franchises from “Hunger Games” to “Twilight” will be brought to life when the studio opens what it calls the world’s first vertical theme park in China this summe...
08:28, 05/23/2019

Disney scores permit to launch Marvel-inspired theme park (CNBC) – With Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge officially open in California and the sister land in Florida gearing up for debut in August, Disney has already started working on its next big theme-park project — a Marvel-themed land. Last year, CEO Bob...
20:14, 06/14/2019

Disney family member slams Disneyland theme park over low wages Abigail Disney, granddaughter of The Walt Disney Company's co-founder, Roy Disney, became "so livid" after a visit with workers.       ...
02:56, 07/20/2019

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge – Disney's new theme park in pictures Disneyland has offered a first glimpse of its newest attraction, the Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge theme park. Visitors can build their own droids and lightsabers, interact with aliens and step into the cockpit of an exact copy of the Millennium Falcon. T...
16:28, 05/30/2019

Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani Have a Thrilling Day at Theme Park With Her Kids It was an adventurous weekend for Blake Shelton and Gwen Stefani! The musical couple, who first started dating in Nov. 2015, enjoyed a day at Knott's Berry Farm in Buena Park, Calif.,......
21:56, 05/20/2019

Universal reveals new ‘Epic Universe’ theme park in Orlando The 'war' for tourists between Universal Orlando and Disney World is great for the public; Universal just announced it will open a new theme park.       ...
02:42, 08/03/2019

Lightwater Valley theme park: Boy, 7, who fell from rollercoaster now fighting for life, police say A seven-year-old boy who suffered head injuries after falling from a rollercoaster at Lightwater Valley theme park is now fighting for his life in hospital, police have said....
12:56, 05/31/2019

Disney family member slams Disneyland theme park over low wages after visit Abigail Disney, granddaughter of The Walt Disney Company's co-founder, Roy Disney, became "so livid" after a trip to Disneyland.       ...
04:28, 07/18/2019

Princess Diana’s death turned into morbid attraction at Tennessee theme park A theme park has created a bizarre attraction based on Princess Diana’s death in what is being seen as a sick attempt to cash in on the tragedy. Guests are being charged £20 ($25) to see a 3D remake of the 1997 Paris horror crash and even get the cha...
22:28, 05/24/2019

Disney family member slams Disneyland theme park over low wages after undercover visit Abigail Disney, granddaughter of The Walt Disney Company's co-founder, Roy Disney, became "so livid" after an undercover trip to Disneyland.       ...
08:00, 07/16/2019

Florida health officials warn of rabies in Disney World's Epcot theme park Health officials in Florida have issued a 60-day rabies alert for an area surrounding Disney World’s popular Epcot theme park, urging tourists and residents to avoid “stray dogs” and other wildlife. ...
00:14, 07/11/2019

Rabies warning issued near Disney's Epcot theme park after employees scratched by feral cat Vacationers visiting Walt Disney World's Epcot theme park may want to keep an eye out for feral animals after the Florida Department of Health in Orange County issued a rabies warning in the area....
19:28, 07/10/2019

3 hurt in log ride crash at California amusement park RIVERSIDE, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say three members of a family were injured, one critically, when they were ejected from the log ride at a Southern California amusement park. Fire officials say the ride malfunctioned and one of the log-shaped ves...
19:14, 05/26/2019

Naruto-Themed Ride At Japanese Amusement Park Amusement park Fuji-Q Highland is opening the closest we’ll see to a Naruto-land, filled with attractions based on the popular ninja anime and manga....
16:28, 06/14/2019

'Swastika' ride shut down by German amusement park An amusement park in southwestern Germany has had to shut down a new ride after people quickly noticed that it looked like a big spinning swastika. The "Adlerflug," German for "eagle's flight," will now be redesigned....
07:42, 08/21/2019

Utah's Arches National Park certified as International Dark Sky Park; what does that mean? The designation will help Utah's Arches National Park grow astronomy programs and encourages astronomy-based tourism in nearby communities.       ...
15:42, 07/10/2019

Multibillion-dollar Singaporean investing giant says its returns have taken a major hit Singaporean state investment firm Temasek Holdings on Tuesday reported a plunge in its returns over a one-year period amid a challenging economic environment compounded by trade tensions between the U.S. and China....
10:42, 07/09/2019

Disneyland releases stunning photos of completed Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge theme park attraction Disneyland has released a series of amazing images showing its new Star Wars theme park attraction, which is set to open in California on Friday 31 May....
20:00, 05/30/2019

An Amusement Park Ride Snapped in Half and Killed Two People in India A popular pendulum-style ride at an amusement park in the western Indian city of Ahmedabad broke on Sunday while the ride was operating. The accident was caught on video. The city mayor’s office said two people died, and 29 others were injured ...
05:00, 07/16/2019

Dolly Parton reveals the reason she won't ride roller coasters at her own amusement park Dolly Parton is gearing up for a new nautical addition to her famed Dollywood amusement park - but revealed during an appearance on "Fox & Friends" that she likely won't get on board....
15:56, 06/07/2019

Amusement park ride installed in Norwich Cathedral, finally making church fun Cathedrals, built high over the centuries to dominate the minds and natural landscape of the surrounding area, are often extraordinarily beautiful buildings. Regardless of one’s personal faith, they, like so many religious monuments, feature stunning...
00:28, 08/10/2019

Egypt expects giant solar park to be fully operational in 2019 Egypt expects the 1.6 gigawatt solar park it is building in the south of the country to be operating at full capacity in 2019, the investment ministry said in a statement on Sunday....
17:14, 05/05/2019

Reid Park Zoo announces death of jaguar, Simone Reid Park Zoo announced the death of the 23-year-old jaguar, Simone, Saturday. The zoo says Simone was euthanized Friday due to age-related health issues. Animal care and veterinary staff at the zoo says they had been managing Simone’s health a...
22:00, 07/06/2019

What's the Best Park in Your City? When my friends from the country visit New York, I try to take them to the park. They live ten minutes from real forest hikes, but I still drag them to Prospect Park like “Look, from this path you can barely see the cars!” The parks, these democratiz...
17:42, 05/27/2019

Virtual reality start-ups offer a VR experience that's part movie theater, part theme park Dreamscape Immersive -- backed by Hollywood's biggest players including IMAX, AMC, Fox and Warner Bros. -- is opening up its first permanent location this weekend in one of Los Angeles' biggest malls,...
22:56, 04/28/2019

How a City in Fear Brutalized the Central Park Five With a new Netflix series revisiting the case of the wrongfully convicted teenage boys, a writer who covered the original trial looks back on a warped time, and the warping of truth....
11:14, 05/30/2019

City Releases New Design For Shillito Park Playground LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – City officials have released the new playground design for Shillito Park and it looks like kids will have a lot to enjoy. After 25 years, the city decided that the equipment desperately needed to be replaced. Element D...
18:28, 06/14/2019

'Inspired by Central Park': the new city for a million outside Karachi Bahria Town promises Pakistan’s middle classes respite from traffic, terror attacks and blackouts – local villagers are fighting to be heard by developersFronted by a dramatic gated arch, its roads fringed with neatly trimmed hedges, palm trees and l...
17:28, 07/08/2019

'Cartwheels out of the boat': Family ejected from log ride at California amusement park Three people were injured as a log-shaped car flipped over and ejected a family from a water ride at Castle Park in Riverside, California, on Saturday.        ...
19:14, 05/27/2019

Chicago spent almost $34G to catch alligator living in city park The alligator that became a national media sensation after it was spotted in Chicago’s Humboldt Park Lagoon proved to be an expensive pest for the city....
13:00, 08/02/2019

The True Story of How a City in Fear Brutalized the Central Park Five “When They See Us” revisits the case of the wrongfully convicted teenage boys. A writer who covered the original trial looks back on a warped time, and the warping of truth....
02:56, 06/02/2019

Chicago police confirm an alligator is living in a city park An alligator swimming in the water at Humboldt Park Lagoon. Photo courtesy of Ren’s View Photography. CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police have confirmed the social media buzz: A 4-5 foot alligator is living in a lagoon at one of the city’s most...
06:14, 07/10/2019

NYC considers plan to turn island of graves into city park NEW YORK (AP) — New York City officials are considering a plan to turn an island where poor and homeless people have been buried for 150 years into a park. The City Council held a hearing Thursday on a proposal to turn Hart Island over to the Parks D...
15:28, 05/31/2019

All hail London’s urban jungle as it becomes first national park city With impressive biodiversity and ecosystems, London should set a trend for metropolises everywhere as it becomes the first National Park City in the world...
20:14, 07/18/2019

Major League Soccer announces St. Louis expansion franchise, 28th team in league Major League Soccer announced Tuesday that it will be expanding to St. Louis, the 28th team in league. Miami, Nashville and Austin clubs on the way.       ...
21:14, 08/20/2019

The steps of an NYC park to be transformed into the city's largest LGBT pride flag Organizers said the flag, made of rainbow vinyl, will measure 12-by-100 feet, making it what they say is the largest LGBT pride flag in New York City....
22:14, 06/13/2019

Reported 'dead baby' in New York City park turns out to be doll What appeared to be the body of a dead baby in a New York City park was revealed Tuesday to be a realistic-looking doll, much to the relief of authorities....
00:28, 06/19/2019

Utah city will replace ‘dummy’ cameras at park where Mackenzie Lueck was last seen A Utah municipal council's members voted 4-3 on Tuesday to replace "dummy" cameras in the park where University of Utah student Mackenzie Lueck was last seen alive. ...
04:14, 07/20/2019

'The world is my theme park': Tom Hanks finds it easy to think like a kid in 'Toy Story 4' Tom Hanks returns for another animated go-round as Woody in Disney's 'Toy Story 4' while fostering his America's dad label on screen and off.        ...
21:56, 06/18/2019

Plastic bags kill deer in Japan’s Nara city wildlife park Nine deer have been found dead at a popular city wildlife park in western Japan after they swallowed plastic rubbish. The free-roaming animals became emaciated after gorging on plastic litter that filled their stomachs....
13:28, 07/10/2019

Nick Castellanos rips Tigers' Comerica Park: 'This park is a joke' Even after hitting a walk-off home run on Sunday, the Tigers slugger went on how his home ballpark is unfair for hitters.       ...
00:56, 07/23/2019

The Park Slope, Brooklyn resident who started a petition to stop the city of New York from building The Park Slope, Brooklyn resident who started a petition to stop the city of New York from building two homeless shelters in her neighborhood is the founder of a women’s rights group who “sees no conflict in advocating against the shelters, despite i...
01:28, 05/29/2019

Mayor of St. Louis Park, Minnesota wants city council to restore Pledge of Allegiance at meetings The mayor of St. Louis Park, Minnesota, said Wednesday on "Fox News @ Night" that he wants the city council to keep reciting the Pledge of Allegiance before meetings. ...
16:56, 07/11/2019

Opponents say National Straight Pride Coalition has a hidden white supremacist agenda and shouldn’t be allowed to use Modesto, California city park (KCRA) Plans for a straight pride event in Modesto are causing controversy. Organizers said it’s freedom of speech, but LGBTQ activists said it spreads hate that goes beyond sexual orientation. A group called the National Straight Pride Coalition is ...
16:28, 08/09/2019

Read the pitch deck that Uber founder Garrett Camp created for the ride-hailing giant back in 2008 – before the company became the $120 billion giant it is today (UBER) It's a big year for Uber. The first name in ride-hailing had a ton of hype around it for the first half of 2019 thanks to its IPO. And though the $8 billion valuation fell well short of speculations of $100 billion, Uber is still one of the biggest n...
10:56, 07/27/2019

Brompton seeks new chair for expansion ride Britain's biggest folding bicycle-maker is hunting a heavyweight chairman to take the saddle as it seeks to double in size during the next five years....
16:28, 05/13/2019

Texas wins a slice of tech giant Google's $13B expansion in US Google is adding a $600 million data center in a Dallas suburb, one of three projects announced this week as the search-engine giant undertakes a $13 billion expansion in the U.S....
02:28, 06/15/2019

Silver Jews offshoot band Purple Mountains announces new album David Berman is ready to release new music, but it’s not with his regular group Silver Jews. That band is still broken up, and has been for over a decade, so Berman is back with a new album and a new single from his new band Purple Mountains. This co...
20:00, 05/19/2019

BMW plots major expansion of M performance range New M4, M3 and X8 M, as imagined here by Autocar, will be high-profile debutants Limited-run models and petrol-electric powertrains on the cards as performance division eyes more diverse line-up BMW’s M performance car division will expand its lin...
03:56, 07/01/2019

Donald Trump announces expansion of Health Reimbursement Accounts President Donald Trump on Friday announced a new government rule allowing businesses an alternative to providing workers with a company-administered health insurance plan....
04:14, 06/15/2019

Lockheed Martin announces $142M expansion of Arkansas plant LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Lockheed Martin says it is spending $142 million and hiring 326 new workers over the next few years as it expands its south Arkansas facility. The Maryland-based company on Monday announced the expansion of its plant in Camde...
18:00, 06/17/2019

RPT-Oil major Total targets expansion in retail power market Oil major Total is picking up about 150,000 retail energy customers a month in France and is on course to hit its 2022 target for the business ahead of schedule, company executives said on Friday....
23:42, 04/28/2019

Seattle defend Major League Rugby crown before season three expansion After the Seawolves’ dramatic win over San Diego, work will go on to address weaknesses – and build on evident strengthsThe Seattle Seawolves retained their Major League Rugby title on Sunday, beating San Diego 26-23 on the Legion’s home turf. It too...
15:00, 06/17/2019

Wherever You Are, There’s a State Park Nearby There are 8,565 of them across the country, meaning a place to take a hike, fire up some s’mores or simply recharge is often just around the corner. In a year of traveling, we visited 53 of them....
16:56, 06/05/2019

Living In ... Cliffside Park, N.J. With easy access to the city but more affordable housing, the borough draws a range of residents — even some who thought they’d never leave New York....
12:14, 07/10/2019

There's a new national park. Find out where. Indiana Dunes National Park, a 15,000-acre area in northwestern Indiana, along the shore of Lake Michigan, is the country's newsest and 61st -- national park. It's one of 418 units in the US National Park Service....
01:28, 06/06/2019

A Reminder That if Someone Says You Can't Park Somewhere They Might Be Lying There it is. The perfect parking spot, right up until you notice a completely sketchy ‘no-parking’ sign, or a suited-up bellboy telling you that, for sure, you can’t park here, it’s definitely illegal. Friend, I’m here to tell you they might be lying...
22:00, 07/11/2019

Abandoned Six Flags park may soon come down An abandoned New Orleans amusement park that has stood empty since Hurricane Katrina in 2005 may finally be torn down. (July 5)        ...
13:42, 07/05/2019

Trudeau meets with TMX workers, but announces no new details on pipeline expansion during Edmonton visit Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Natural Resources Minister Amarjeet Sohi and MP Randy Boissonnault spent the morning with workers at the Trans Mountain Edmonton Terminal....
21:00, 07/12/2019

Kim Kardashian announces ride-sharing for ex-inmates to help them after release Kim Kardashian announced ride-sharing that would give former prisoners gift cards to help them get to and from job interviews, work and family events....
03:56, 06/14/2019

Movies in the Park launches for the summer TUCSON — Cox Communications launched its annual Free Summer Movies in the Park series on Friday, May 31 with Incredibles 2. Entertainment and games are set to begin at 6 p.m. at Reid Park, DeMeester Outdoor Performance Theater, located at 900 S. Rand...
09:42, 06/01/2019

Veterans Gather At Jacobson Park LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) — Veterans from across Kentucky gathered Wednesday at Jacobson Park for a chance to build on the relationships they’ve made through the Vet Center. The Vet Center offers readjustment services for all veterans in Ke...
01:28, 05/16/2019

Ava DuVernay’s When They See Us Is More Than a Vindication of the Central Park Five Nearly an hour into the premiere episode of Ava DuVernay’s Netflix miniseries When They See Us, four of the boys who will soon be known as the Central Park Five are left alone together in a holding cell. (The fifth, Korey Wise, is locked in wit...
21:00, 05/21/2019

Did you fly a drone over Fenway Park? The FAA would like a chat Drones are great. But they are also flying machines that can do lots of stupid and dangerous things. Like, for instance, fly over a major league baseball game packed with spectators. It happened at Fenway Park last night, and the FAA is not happy. Th...
01:42, 04/29/2019

Brooklyn is getting a massive new park — but there’s a catch It sounds like the kind of perk that couldn’t exist within cramped city limits: a 25,000-square-foot private park. That’s the size of five basketball courts combined. This massive green space is just one part of the 150,000 square feet of amenities t...
05:56, 06/06/2019

'Always Be My Maybe' pairs Ali Wong and Randall Park Netflix keeps churning out romantic comedies, often relying on the smallest of wrinkles to distinguish them. In the case of "Always Be My Maybe," it's clearly a vehicle for Ali Wong and Randall Park, who also hold writing and producing credits on thi...
18:28, 05/30/2019

Melania Trump announces expansion of her 'Be Best' initiative with focus on child welfare and drug abuse First Lady Melania Trump marked the anniversary of her "Be Best" campaign on Tuesday by announcing the expansion of the initiative and another international trip for the president's wife. ...
20:42, 05/07/2019

Five goats honored for eating their way through Riverside Park These kids are more than all right. Five of the 24 goats brought in to spend the summer chewing their way through the poison ivy and weeds choking the Upper West Side’s Riverside Park were feted Thursday in the first annual Goat Awards. Massey, a 10-...
04:14, 08/02/2019

Man who hanged himself in Central Park was a Broadway actor A Broadway performer who had roles in “War Horse” and “The Phantom of the Opera” was found hanging from a Central Park overpass in the Upper West Side, according to police sources and reports....
04:14, 05/04/2019

Burlesque star’s old Gramercy Park co-op is for sale This Gramercy Park co-op was once home to the late burlesque star Sherry Britton, born Edith Zack, who performed in the 1930s and early 1940s. At 5-foot-3, she had an 18-inch waist (long before the days of Photoshop) and took her stage name from a bo...
03:00, 07/25/2019

NY trailer-park residents want in on rent laws Residents of trailer parks are campaigning to be covered for protection under New York’s new rent-control laws when the old ones expire on June 15. The laws will likely be overhauled to include stronger tenant protections now that the Democrats contr...
08:00, 06/10/2019

Riverfront Bronx park now a wasteland after $4M makeover A riverfront park the city spruced up with $4 million in taxpayer money is now a virtual wasteland. The main entrance to Bridge Park in the Bronx, a greenway that runs under the George Washington Bridge along the Harlem River, was gated off for month...
10:00, 08/18/2019

AOC touts Netflix series ‘When They See Us’ on Central Park Five WASHINGTON – Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez gave a thumbs up to the new Netflix series about the Central Park Five, which launched on the streaming service last week. “I’m thrilled that this story is being told, I’m thrilled at how it’s being to...
00:14, 06/05/2019

Avalanches hit Rocky Mountain Park; no serious injuries ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) — Rocky Mountain National Park says seven people have been caught in avalanches in the park but none have significant injuries. Park spokeswoman Kyle Patterson says multiple large avalanches were reported Satu...
00:56, 05/12/2019

When They See Us: behind the harrowing Netflix drama about the Central Park Five The cast of Ava DuVernay’s devastating fact-based drama talk about the story’s prescience and their memories of the original caseFrom the 39th floor of the Mandarin Oriental in New York, Central Park’s spring blossom takes centre stage in a sweeping ...
09:42, 05/30/2019

N4T Investigators: Downtown park closed 4 years TUCSON – A Downtown park has been closed 4 years, and city leaders are still trying to figure out how to reopen it. Veinte De Agosto Park became a homeless camp in 2015. With pressure from the business community, the city closed the park entirely. T...
11:14, 06/28/2019

Diplomat lists Central Park South co-op for $2.5M The honorary consul of Bosnia and Herzegovina in Mexico, Nadine Karachi-Estrada, and her husband Fernando Estrada, are listing their two-bedroom, two-bathroom unit at 150 Central Park South for $2.49 million. It is also available as a rental asking $...
04:42, 06/13/2019

Group of teens rob 2 men outside Central Park: cops A pack of teens robbed two men just outside Central Park early Wednesday morning, police said. The victims — ages 68 and 20 — were approached by a group of four to five teenagers around 5:15 a.m. in the area of West 60th Street and Columb...
15:56, 08/07/2019

Zion National Park condors may have a new chick Rangers at Zion National Park in Utah have filmed a pair of California condors that are exhibiting behavior indicating that they have recently hatched a chick. The giant birds were once on the verge of extinction. (May 21)     &...
23:14, 05/31/2019

A robot helped me park an SUV that drives like a yacht The 2019 Ford Expedition is one of the biggest SUVs on the market. It has room for eight people to sit comfortably and still provides plenty of storage. (A total of 104.6 cubic feet of space for cargo.) In fact, the vehicle is 17.5 feet long, from fr...
19:14, 05/01/2019

‘When They See Us’ actors revisit Central Park Five case The five young actors who play the accused in the first half of the series were horrified to learn details of the case and hope it can lead to changes in the judicial system....
21:56, 05/31/2019

Grant Allows for Improvements at Handicap-Accessible Park GEORGETOWN, KY (Lex 18) – A one-of-a-kind playground in Scott County is about to get more improvements specifically meant to help handicapped and mobility challenged children. It’s exciting news to many people, including 11-year-old Josh ...
08:28, 05/24/2019

California police put Robocop on patrol in park A Southern California police force is welcoming a robot to the department. Huntington Park police say "HP RoboCop" will provide 360-degree high-definition video footage. (June 18)        ...
03:42, 06/19/2019

‘When They See Us’ does justice to Central Park Five’s brutal story One of the most shameful miscarriages of justice in New York State is powerfully and heartbreakingly dramatized in Ava DuVernay’s “When They See Us,” a four-part series that drops Friday on Netflix. No matter how well you think you ...
23:42, 05/31/2019

Sure Seems Like Trump Still Thinks the Central Park Five Are Guilty Nearly three decades after demanding five young people of color be put to death for a crime they didn’t commit, President Donald Trump on Tuesday refused to concede that the Central Park Five are innocent....
01:42, 06/19/2019

Rockcastle Co. Flooding Damages Park, Businesses ROCKCASTLE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Across Brodhead, residents felt the effects of Thursday’s high floodwaters. “Actually got a text from our niece saying, ‘hey, the water is actually up to the doors of the church’ and so t...
02:14, 06/08/2019

Tennessee otter dies after park visitors fed it An otter named "Otto" has died after guests at a Tennessee park fed the animal food it could not tolerate.        ...
21:56, 06/01/2019

4 the Weekend: Goat Yoga at Udall Park ARTS Star Wars Fri, Sat  & Sun Showtimes vary Join Film Fest Tucson and the Fox Tucson Theatre for a special weekend of Star Wars films! On Friday, Saturday and Sunday there will be screenings of the original Star Wars trilogy. Tickets start at $5. J...
14:14, 06/27/2019

First teaser for season 3 of Westworld is a long way from the park Game Of Thrones is officially over, but HBO’s fine collection of high-quality content isn’t going to stop just because the war for Westeros did! Tonight, HBO also released the very first proper teaser for season three of Westworld, and hot damn, it’s...
07:56, 05/20/2019

When They See Us: You Will Not Only See the Central Park Five; You'll Hear, Feel, and Want to Fight for Them Central Park Five. It’s a name that has been bestowed upon Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana, Jr., and Korey Wise. Five men—then teenagers—who tragically embodied the turn of phrase, “wrong place at the wrong time,” were ...
19:00, 05/21/2019

NYC park transforms staircase into gay pride flag A staircase in a NYC park was transformed over the weekend into a giant gay pride flag. The 1200 square foot rainbow colored flag in FDR Four Freedoms State Park on Roosevelt Island was created to show support for WorldPride month. (June 17)  &...
00:42, 06/18/2019

The big picture: joy and nostalgia in a French water park Photographer Franck Bohbot evokes the freedom and friendships of summers past in his dreamlike series Forever YoungThe earliest family holidays Franck Bohbot remembers were in Alicante, in the south of Spain. The first thing he and his parents did wa...
11:42, 05/26/2019

Workers celebrate annual “May Day” at Armory Park TUCSON – The annual May Day “International Workers’ Day” Celebration was held at Armory Park on Wednesday, May 1.  The event helps celebrate what organized labor and unions have done for the working community, while also memorializing workers w...
14:56, 05/02/2019

Lawyer: Decision on park shooting charges could be near ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A lawyer for one of two U.S. Park Police officers who shot and killed a northern Virginia man after a traffic stop says he expects a resolution to the criminal investigation soon. Authorities have been investigating the death o...
18:42, 06/07/2019

Disney heiress slams park for low wages Disney heiress Abigail Disney slammed the Walt Disney Company for low wages after an undercover visit to Disneyland theme park in California.       ...
19:14, 07/16/2019

Bletchley Park’s codebreakers still have lessons to teach The breaking of the Enigma code is rightly considered one of the triumphs of the Allied war effort. This landmark feat marked a significant turning point in the conflict, saving thousands of lives, and bringing the Second World War to earlier en...
13:00, 07/19/2019

Will Oro Valley golf course be turned into public park? ORO VALLEY – The town council of Oro Valley will be deciding the fate of a 36-hole golf venue, as some residents continue to demand the course be stripped of 9 to 18 holes in order to make space for a public park. Here’s more from Saturda...
08:42, 07/28/2019

Masturbating ‘perverts’ are destroying our park: nudists Clothing is optional — but creeps are not permitted. A nearly 2-acre zone of Paris’ Bois de Vincennes park is designated for nudity — but a few sickos are screwing it up for everyone. “Voyeurs and exhibitionists come to annoy women — some...
22:42, 07/24/2019

Little League park robbed of nearly $5,000 worth of equipment While Little Leaguers in Kentucky were trying to enjoy their Fourth of July weekend, someone broke into their park and stole equipment.       ...
21:14, 07/10/2019

Bloodthirsty squirrels are lurking in NYC park: officials Aggressive squirrels are sinking their rodentures into park-goers. There’s been a concerning number of squirrel bites and scratches in Lower Manhattan’s Rockefeller Park Playground area, the Battery Park City Authority says. The agency is...
22:42, 08/14/2019

Central Park Five prosecutor dropped by publisher after ‘When They See Us’ doc Linda Fairstein was a Manhattan sex crimes prosecutor when five black and Latino teenagers were charged in the horrific rape of a white jogger. A serial rapist later confessed to the crime....
11:00, 06/08/2019

Another Horse Dies at Santa Anita Park A 9-year-old gelding named Kochees, injured in a race on Saturday, became the 26th fatality at the racetrack since Dec. 26, and the third in nine days....
07:56, 05/27/2019

Josh Wolff named first head coach of Major League Soccer expansion team Austin FC Former U.S. men's national team player and assistant coach Josh Wolff will be the first head coach of Austin FC, which begins MLS play in 2021.       ...
02:56, 07/24/2019

Kim Kardashian announces ride program for ex-prisoners at White House event TV personality Kim Kardashian announced a new program in partnership with Lyft to provide former prisoners with rides to job interviews during an event at the White House to reduce recidivism....
00:42, 06/15/2019

73-year-old woman mugged in Gramercy Park: cops A 73-year-old woman was mugged in Gramercy Park, police said Sunday. The woman was walking near E. 19 Street and First Avenue around 9:45 p.m. Saturday when an unknown man came up to her from behind and grabbed her purse, police said. The mugger then...
18:14, 05/12/2019

Santa Anita Park To Remain Open After 3 More Horses Die LOS ANGELES (NBC News) — Santa Anita Park will continue with its race schedule, rejecting a request from state regulators to close even as the deaths of three more horses were reported in the last five days. The Daily Racing Form, a leading thoroughb...
14:00, 06/10/2019

Another racehorse dies after an injury at Santa Anita Park An unraced horse named River Derby was injured in training Thursday at Santa Anita Park and became the 27th horse to be euthanized since the start of the racing season in late December at the famed California racetrack....
11:00, 06/07/2019

Watch: Mother bear charges at man in Tennessee park A national park in Tennessee is reminding visitors to stay clear of wildlife after a man was filmed being charged by a mother bear after approaching her cubs....
17:28, 07/15/2019

Agua Caliente Park closing Monday for renovations TUCSON — Starting Monday, Agua Caliente Park will be closed for several months as renovation efforts begin. The park spreads over one hundred acres with a warm spring and pond, making it an oasis in the southwestern desert. For the next few mon...
09:00, 08/19/2019

Contaminated water shutters de Blasio’s gym in Park Slope It’s a good thing he’s out of town on the campaign trial, because Mayor Bill de Blasio’s favorite gym is out of commission. The Prospect Park YMCA in Park Slope — the one that de Blasio frequently travels 11 miles from Gracie ...
03:00, 07/05/2019

Why do drivers bother reversing into supermarket car park spaces? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsIt’s a mystery to me – why do so many people reverse into parking spaces in supermarket car park...
21:00, 07/09/2019

Memorable Baseball “Gender Reveal” at Reid Park TUCSON – A Tucson couple had a creative and memorable “Gender Reveal” at Reid Park by combining the family’s love for baseball.  Freddy Valdez III swung a bat into a pinata full of confetti.  (If pink confetti came out, his so...
09:00, 08/19/2019

Top-ranked Park shoots 66 for clubhouse lead at Evian Top-ranked Sung Hyun Park shot a bogey-free 66 to take the clubhouse lead at 9-under 133 in the second round of the Evian Championship       ...
16:14, 07/26/2019

Eight Grade I races Saturday at Belmont Park include many of best in U.S. Saturday's program at Belmont Park, including eight Grade I races, three of them Breeders' Cup "Win and You're In" events, has attracted many of America's top horses....
19:14, 06/07/2019

High school grads die after being struck by lightning in park Two high school graduates are dead after reportedly being struck by lightning Thursday in a Pennsylvania park. Brendan McGwon, 18, and Kaitlyn Rosensteel, 18, were fishing at Mammoth Park Lake in Mount Pleasant Township at around 4 p.m when witnesses...
22:42, 06/14/2019

Man found dead hanging from Central Park overpass A man was found dead on the Upper West Side Friday morning, hanging from a Central Park overpass with a plastic bag around his head, police and park workers said. The 45-year-old man was found dangling by an orange cord from the Winterdale Arch near ...
21:00, 05/03/2019

Man stabbed 9-year-old boy with machete in Kentucky park: cops COVINGTON, Ky. — A Kentucky man is accused of chasing three children from a Covington park and then stabbing a 9-year-old boy who fell behind. The Courier Journal reports 35-year-old Esteban Portugues was arrested Friday and charged with second-degre...
15:56, 05/13/2019

Yosemite National Park's iconic names restored Original names of many iconic structures in Yosemite National Park will be restored because of a legal settlement over trademarks, the National Park Service said....
23:00, 07/15/2019

New mural unveiled Thursday at Palo Verde Park Palo Verde Park just got a makeover. Arizona muralist Isaac Caruso worked with four Tucson students to create a mural focused on the history and culture of the Palo Verde neighborhood. The four students working with Caruso were chosen after submittin...
05:42, 07/27/2019

Central Park 5 prosecutor resigns from nonprofit boards NEW YORK (AP) — A former prosecutor in the Central Park Five case has resigned from at least two nonprofit boards as backlash intensified following the release of the Netflix series “When They See Us,” a miniseries that dramatizes the eve...
03:56, 06/05/2019

4 shot during soccer practice at Northern California park Police say four people, including a soccer coach and an 11-year-old boy who had just finished soccer practice, were shot at a busy public park in the Northern California city of Santa Rosa....
21:14, 06/06/2019

3 people robbed at gunpoint in Prospect Park: cops Three people were robbed at gunpoint while relaxing in Brooklyn’s Prospect Park, police said Sunday. Two women, ages 20 and 21, and a 20-year-old man were “just chilling” in a field in Prospect Park near 3rd Street in Park Slope at ...
20:28, 07/07/2019

Repairs scheduled for Saguaro Park hike trail TUCSON – Work crews are set to start working on repairing several large drainage tunnels in Saguaro National Park, park officials said. The crews will concentrate on the Hope Camp Trail, which is located in the Rincon Mountain District, officia...
05:28, 07/24/2019

New details in officer involved shooting at Ft. Lowell Park TUCSON – Tucson Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened Wednesday morning. It happened near Ft. Lowell Park in the 5700 block of East Glenn Street. According to Tucson Police, officers were speaking with an adult fe...
06:42, 08/16/2019

Meet the computer scientist who saved Bletchley Park Tucked away in an estate in Buckinghamshire, England, is a 19th-century mansion. You wouldn’t be able to tell from the outside, but this mansion, named Bletchley Park, was the central home to Alan Turing’s team of WWII codebreakers, the team of crypt...
18:56, 07/08/2019

Dead body found in Union Square Park A dead body was discovered lying in the grass at Union Square Park on Thursday afternoon, police said. Authorities were called shortly after noon to the park near East 15th Street and Union Square West, where they found the unidentified man unrespons...
01:14, 06/07/2019

Bradley Wiggins: ‘Team Sky park the bus like Jose Mourinho’ "Team Sky’s ability to lock down the Tour de France is akin to a football team under Jose Mourinho, according to Eurosport expert pundit Bradley Wiggins."...
21:56, 05/07/2019

Central Park 5 prosecutor won’t seek renewal of Columbia job NEW YORK (AP) — Fallout from the Netflix miniseries that dramatizes the events surrounding the Central Park Five trial continues. The New York Post reports that Elizabeth Lederer informed Columbia Law School on Wednesday that she would not seek reapp...
07:42, 06/13/2019

Cuomo promises new railroad station at Belmont Park A controversial plan to bring a new $1.2 billion arena and entertainment venue to state-owned Belmont Park will now include a $105 million full-service stop on the Long Island Railroad, Gov. Cuomo announced Monday. The station serving Belmont, NY, is...
04:42, 07/09/2019

Park Jongwoo’s best photograph: unearthing bodies in Korea's DMZ ‘Many of the soldiers who died in the Korean war were teenagers, killed in their first two or three weeks of battle. Their corpses were never buried or identified’Heartbreak Ridge sits in the east of the demilitarised zone, a 160-mile-long stretch th...
09:28, 07/25/2019

Dog lover saves drowning pit bull with CPR in Prospect Park She wasn’t going to let a drowning dog die. A dog lover saved an aging pit bull who was pulled from Brooklyn’s Prospect Park Lake Thursday — by administering “mouth-to-snout” resuscitation on the soggy pooch. “She was soaking wet. She smelled like a ...
06:14, 07/27/2019

Two sought in carjacking that resulted in crash near Catalina Park TUCSON – Tucson Police Department is on the lookout for two car-theft suspects after they reportedly were involved in a vehicle collision near Catalina Park Thusday afternoon. According to TPD, a vehicle that was reportedly carjacked crashed ne...
03:28, 07/26/2019

Toddler mauled to death by leopard in national park A 2-year-old boy was mauled to death by a leopard yesterday at his family’s staff quarters inside Kruger National Park in South Africa. The terrified toddler was bitten repeatedly on the neck and body, and despite his distraught parents rushing...
01:28, 06/07/2019

Lima's Kennedy Park: Home to more than 100 cats Over a hundred cats have made Lima's Kennedy Park their home, with local feline lovers and volunteers taking time to take care of the furry creatures.       ...
16:14, 07/23/2019

Ex-SeaWorld trainer blasts park over whale captivity A former SeaWorld trainer blasted the theme park over the dangers of whale captivity — and claims the attraction often downplayed the creatures’ acts of aggression. Former orca trainer, John Hargrove, said he quit the park after realizing...
02:28, 06/08/2019

2 men shot by gunman on bicycle near Central Park: cops Two men were injured when a gunman on a bicycle opened fire near Central Park, police said Sunday. The men, 42 and 43, were sitting on a park bench on Central Park North near 5th Ave at about 11:45 p.m. Saturday when a man rode up on a bicycle, offic...
16:14, 07/07/2019

The Latest: Fire sets off evacuation from amusement park SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the brush fire that erupted near a huge amusement park in Southern California (all times local): 3:45 p.m. A Southern California amusement and water park has closed early after a brush fire broke out nearby ...
02:42, 06/10/2019

Brookes holds off Bridewell to win Race One at Oulton Park "Ducati V4R\u0027s Josh Brookes led from pole to win Race One on Bank Holiday Monday at Oulton Park, holding off a strong challenge from Tommy Bridewell."...
16:56, 05/06/2019

Lego's Motorized Disney Train Set Looks Like It Just Pulled Out Of The Park Chugging onto store shelves on September 1, the Lego Disney Train and Station set is more than just a $330 piece of buildable Disney memorabilia. It’s a working train set made up of 2,925 Lego bits and controllable via a smartphone app....
16:14, 08/13/2019

'He always filled the ball park:' Colleagues, journalists on Lido Notable quotes from Tuesday night and through the years about former Chrysler CEO and Chairman Lee Iacocca, from former colleagues, journalists and others....
06:14, 07/03/2019

N4T Investigators: Concern grows over homeless at Udall Park TUCSON – There are growing concerns about the number of homeless people taking up residence in and around a popular park on Tucson’s east side. It comes following a number of recent incidents that have people who use and pay for the park ...
02:56, 05/08/2019

Aaron Judge’s struggles at Fenway Park reach a new low BOSTON — Aaron Judge likely wouldn’t mind playing more road games against the Red Sox in London. The right fielder’s woes at Fenway Park have continued this season, as Judge has put up some of the worst numbers of his career against the Yankees’ riva...
10:14, 07/28/2019

LI dad busted after taking daughter to park, trying to sell crack A father on Long Island was arrested after taking his daughter to the playground on Wednesday afternoon — to sell crack. Chaleek Williams, 25, was cuffed in front of his 2-year-old child at about 4 p.m. for allegedly trying to sell the drug out...
16:14, 05/23/2019

Students recognized for naming new natural resource park TUCSON – Six students were recognized on Tuesday for their role in naming a county-owned land, “Desert Haven Natural Resources Park.” The 15-acre park, located on 36th Street and Kino Parkway, will feature ramadas, picnic tables, walking trails, secu...
01:00, 05/22/2019

S. Korea allows businesspeople to visit North factory park SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korea says it will allow its businesspeople to visit their factories at an industrial park in North Korea that was shut down by Seoul’s previous conservative government in 2016 following a North Korean nuclear te...
12:00, 05/17/2019

Prague Zoo sends 3 pelicans to London’s St. James’s Park Three great white pelicans are on their way from Prague Zoo to Britain to join a famed flock that has made London’s St. James’s Park home since the 17th century...
10:42, 05/30/2019

Saguaro National Park conducting prescribed burn TUCSON – Saguaro National Park officials are reigniting a prescribed burn in the Rincon Mountains this weekend. Officials say the Mica Bowl prescribed burn will impact as much as 540 acres. The following backcountry trails will be closed during...
03:42, 05/19/2019

Colorado hopes to fine gas car drivers who park at EV stations It's already hard enough to find an electric car charging station, but it's worse when you have to deal with passive-aggressive types (or just inconsiderate folk) who park their gas-based cars in those stations. Colorado, at least, wants to...
23:28, 04/28/2019

Carl Hagenbeck: The inventor of the modern animal park No bars, no high fences: It's thanks to Carl Hagenbeck that most zoos today look that way. June 10 marks his 175th birthday. But he also had other controversial ideas for his parks: exhibiting humans as well....
10:00, 06/11/2019

Sevilla beats Liverpool 2-1 in Fenway Park friendly Alejandro Pozo scored in the 90th minute on an assist from Munir El Haddadi to give hard-fighting Sevilla a victory over crowd favorite Liverpool at Fenway Park in a game that was friendly in name only       ...
04:00, 07/22/2019

Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez sell 432 Park pad for under ask Engaged celebs Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez have officially sold their aerie at the glitzy 432 Park Ave. tower in Midtown Manhattan — and the buyer got a discount, to boot. The 4,003-square-foot spread sold to BBH Ventures LLC for $15.75 m...
23:56, 06/24/2019

Report: 60% of ice at Los Glaciares National Park could be lost by 2100 Nearly half of the glaciers at World Heritage sites across globe will disappear by the end of this century if greenhouse gas emissions continue unchecked, a report said Tuesday....
20:00, 04/30/2019

Avalanche blocks cyclists at Glacier National Park Thirteen bicyclists were stranded for about eight hours by a rock slide and an avalanche Monday on the scenic Going-to-the-Sun Road in Glacier National Park in Montana. (May 28)        ...
02:14, 05/29/2019

Pence hits inside-the-park HR, Rangers beat Red Sox 9-5 BOSTON (AP) — Hunter Pence hit a stand-up, inside-the-park home run and the Texas Rangers beat the Boston Red Sox 9-5 Tuesday night after both managers were ejected. Ariel Jurado (4-2) struck out six while pitching six innings of three-run ball, and ...
07:14, 06/12/2019

Michael Conlan takes stoppage win at Falls Park 'I know these fans want the finish, I'm happy I gave them that,' says Michael Conlan The post Michael Conlan takes stoppage win at Falls Park appeared first on Boxing News....
23:28, 08/04/2019

Fan at Globe Life Park struck by foul ball The female fan at Globe Life Park struck by a Willie Calhoun foul ball Sunday during the Texas Rangers' 9-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers was taken to the hospital....
22:14, 08/05/2019

When They See Us review – Netflix's gut-wrenching tale of the Central Park Five Ava DuVernay pulls no punches in this urgent, astonishing retelling of an assault case that opened a window on injustice in AmericaDirector Ava DuVernay doesn’t spend long establishing the normality of the lives of young teenagers Kevin Richardson, A...
11:00, 05/31/2019

Trump says Central Park Five ‘admitted guilt,’ won’t apologize President Trump on Tuesday refused to apologize to the Central Park Five — asserting that “they admitted their guilt” and that there are “people on both sides” of the question of their innocence. Trump jumped into the issue as a new Netflix series, “...
01:42, 06/19/2019

Alligator spotted in Chicago park lagoon: cops An alligator is living in a lagoon in one of Chicago’s busiest city parks — and officials are working early Wednesday to remove the creature, police said. The gator — estimated to be between 4 and 5 feet long — was first spotted at the Humboldt Park ...
17:42, 07/10/2019

The Owners of Eleven Madison Park Are Ending Their Partnership Will Guidara and Daniel Humm, whose restaurant group includes the world-famous Manhattan destination, are splitting up in a major divorce for the industry....
21:56, 07/29/2019

Istanbul Gezi Park 'terror' trial underway The 16 defendants stand accused of "attempting to overthrow the government" and organizing protests in 2013. If convicted, they could receive life sentences without the chance for parole....
19:14, 06/24/2019

Watch: Man visits all 419 National Park Service sites A road trip enthusiast arrived in Washington, D.C., and completed his quest to visit all 419 National Park Service sites three years to the day after he began....
18:56, 04/30/2019

Endangered condor may have hatched in Zion National Park SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — There’s likely a new baby condor at Zion National Park in southwest Utah. Park rangers said Thursday that they suspect a pair of endangered California condors has hatched their first egg because of behavior changes between...
21:00, 05/31/2019

BHA will consider concerns over CCTV security weaknesses at Kempton Park • Issues raised after atenolol found on Crowned Eagle• No suggestion Kempton failed to fulfil its obligationsThe British Horseracing Authority said on Thursday that it will “consider” concerns raised by its independent disciplinary panel after it hig...
23:56, 07/18/2019

Dry Tortugas National Park: An overlooked gem in the Florida Keys Dry Tortugas, about 70 nautical miles west of Key West in Florida, is one of the least-visited national parks. But that’s exactly its appeal.        ...
18:42, 05/21/2019

2 giraffes killed by lightning at Florida wildlife park LOXAHATCHEE, Fla. (AP) — Officials at a Florida wildlife park say two giraffes that died last month were killed by lightning. Lion Country Safari posted Tuesday on Facebook that recent pathology results confirmed that the giraffes died as a result of...
01:42, 06/12/2019

Suspect sentenced for boy’s stabbing death in Kentucky park LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — The suspect who admitted to fatally stabbing a child at a park in Kentucky has been sentenced to 13 years in prison. News outlets report 26-year-old Joey Cambron learned her sentenced Friday. Cambron identified as a male at the...
21:56, 06/21/2019

Cox Movies to launch summer series at Reid Park TUCSON — Cox Communications will launch its annual free summer movies in the Park series on Friday, May 31 with Incredibles 2. Entertainment and games are set to begin at 6 p.m. at Reid Park, DeMeester Outdoor Performance Theater, located at 900 S. R...
08:28, 05/21/2019

Trump refuses to say sorry to Central Park Five over wrongful conviction Donald Trump has refused to apologise to five men wrongly convicted of raping a female jogger in New York City's Central Park 30 years ago, saying "they admitted their guilt"....
10:56, 06/19/2019

Plans for NFL turf field at park site dropped Dayton, Ohio has called off plans to build a turf field at a local park after non-invasive archaeological testing found evidence of "potentially prehistoric" items in the soil        ...
15:28, 05/17/2019

The Best And Worst Of This Year's Dolores Park Hill Bomb For the third year running, hundreds of skateboarders descended on San Francisco’s Dolores Park last Thursday and gleefully threw themselves down one of the most famous hills in the city at reckless speeds. Some take the crowded Mission District hill...
06:42, 07/19/2019

Rich in Surprises and Secrets, There’s a State Park Waiting for You Across the Western United States, you’ll find them in all shapes and sizes, and often close to home, in part because President Lincoln thought everyone should have access to nature....
13:00, 07/29/2019

Park, van Dam, Lee share lead at Ladies Scottish Open Jane Park, Anne van Dam and Mi Hyang Lee took advantage of calm conditions in the opening round of the Ladies Scottish Open, shooting 8-under 63s to share the lead        ...
00:14, 08/09/2019

Zero elephants poached in a year in top Africa wildlife park One of Africa's largest wildlife preserves is marking a year without a single elephant found killed by poachers, which experts call an extraordinary development in an area larger than Switzerland where thousands of the animals have been slaughtered i...
12:00, 06/15/2019

Prague Zoo sends 3 pelicans to London's St. James's Park Three great white pelicans are on their way from Prague Zoo to Britain to join a famed flock that has made London's St. James's Park home since the 17th century....
10:28, 05/30/2019

Teen ‘gored’ by bison at US national park, hospitalized There’s been another bison attack at a US national park, according to officials. The latest incident involved a 17-year-old boy from Colorado who was walking along a trail in North Dakota’s Theodore Roosevelt National Park on Saturday. &#...
14:14, 07/30/2019

EPCOR decides not to expand parking lot in Gold Bar Park EPCOR said Monday at Edmonton City Hall that it will no longer move forward with a parking lot expansion that would have covered a large area of river valley parkland....
11:00, 06/18/2019

Creep allegedly followed woman into Brooklyn park and raped her A creep followed a woman into a Brooklyn park last weekend and raped her, police said early Wednesday. The suspect approached the 26-year-old woman at about 3 a.m. on Saturday while she was walking home near Pennsylvania Avenue and Linden Boulevard i...
15:56, 08/07/2019

Boeing's 737 Max Bills Include $2,000 A Month To Park Each Grounded Jet While regulators contemplate whether Boeing Co's 737 Max can safely return to the skies, workers in a California airplane-storage yard keep a careful vigil against earthier concerns. Crews have sealed......
07:28, 05/25/2019

Ali Wong and Randall Park on Always Be My Maybe, Bay Area hip-hop, and awkward car hook-ups Ali Wong and Randall Park star in Netflix’s new romantic comedy Always Be My Maybe, the story of estranged childhood friends Sasha and Marcus who reluctantly reconnect after 15 years apart, and soon rediscover the spark between them. Wong and Park we...
19:42, 05/30/2019

Humans A Major Factor In the Extinction of Giant Cave Bears Until 25,000 years ago, Europe was home to some of the largest mammals, that ever lived. One of the most remarkable of the megafauna was the gigantic cave bear.  ...
11:28, 08/17/2019

Major Continuity Error: HBO Is Apologizing In Advance For A Scene In The ‘Game Of Thrones’ Finale Where Jon Snow’s Cell Phone Goes Off And His Ringtone Is A 16-Bit Version Of The Show’s Theme Song The people who make Game of Thrones are human like everyone else and that means a mistake from time to time, but this one is likely to go down in entertainment history as one of the worst. HBO is apologizing in advance for a scene in the Game of Thro...
00:56, 05/18/2019

Photos: New York park-cleaning goats honored with G.O.A.T. awards A New York conservancy presented G.O.A.T. awards at a ceremony Thursday to five actual goats that have been working to clear invasive plants from a park....
03:56, 08/02/2019

Robert E. Lee statue removed from Dallas park sells for $1.4M after bidding war  A statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee was sold online for more than $1.4 million on Wednesday after it was removed from a Dallas park nearly two years ago over concerns the monument was racist....
17:42, 06/06/2019

Men sentenced for illegal cougar hunt in Yellowstone National Park Three men were sentenced in federal court for the "egregious act" of illegally killing a mountain lion in Yellowstone National Park.        ...
20:42, 05/09/2019

UK’s largest car-park operator made £2.44m from drivers with wrong change News 21 May, 2019 NCP goes to court to argue that it shouldn’t have to pay VAT on near-£700,000 annual earnings from drivers not having the right change...
14:28, 05/21/2019

Chicago park shut down for search of alligator ‘Chance the Snapper’ He’s a ‘gator on the lam. Chicago officials hoping to catch a wayward alligator dubbed “Chance the Snapper” have shut down a lagoon and neighboring roads after a fruitless week-long search for the croc. Animal control have bee...
01:56, 07/16/2019

‘Dead baby’ found in Queens park appears to be hoax Cops claimed to have found a dead baby Tuesday morning outside Crocheron Park in Queens — but police sources now say it was just an “extremely realistic” doll. “The doll was created to look like it was decomposing,” a source told The Post...
19:14, 06/18/2019

Heavy rain turns Brooklyn park steps into a waterfall There’s one upside to the Big Apple’s summer solstice rainstorm: A temporary waterfall in Prospect Park! Heavy rain caused a stream several inches deep to gush down a staircase at Prospect Park Friday— creating a mini-Niagara falls-like scene. The do...
18:28, 06/21/2019

Birthplace of England's '9-day queen,' Jane Grey, discovered under park Archaeologists have uncovered what may be the foundations of the childhood home of Lady Jane Grey — a relative of King Henry VIII and Queen of England for nine days in July 1553....
22:14, 07/02/2019

Elizabeth Lederer, Prosecutor of Central Park Five, Resigns From Columbia Law Ms. Lederer was portrayed in the Netflix mini-series “When They See Us” as aggressively prosecuting five black and Latino boys for rape despite doubts about their guilt....
08:14, 06/13/2019

43 Lakh Affected, 95% Of Kaziranga Park Flooded In Assam: 10 Points The Assam government today issued a red alert as the Assam flood situation turned extremely critical, displacing tens of thousands and cutting off entire portions of the state. As many as 4,157......
01:14, 07/16/2019

Sting buys $66M pad in record-breaking Central Park building British musician Sting just paid $65.7 million for a penthouse at 220 Central Park South, the Billionaire’s Row building in New York City where hedge-funder Ken Griffin closed on a unit earlier this year for a record $238 million, according to proper...
09:56, 07/31/2019

Chilean salmon farmer pulls out of national park in Patagonia Chile salmon farmer Nova Austral plans to pull the pens it uses to raise salmon from the ocean waters off a national park near the southern tip of Chilean Patagonia, its chief executive said on Thursday....
00:56, 06/21/2019

Teen dies while hiking with Boy Scouts troop in Arizona park A teenager died while hiking with a Boy Scouts troop in an Arizona park, officials said on Thursday. The 16-year-old was hiking Picacho Peak in Pinal County, Arizona on Saturday when the group ran out of water, according to the local sheriff’s ...
05:14, 05/03/2019

Dutch take cycling to a new level, with world's biggest bike park In the Netherlands, where there are more bikes than people, serious money is being spent encouraging even more people to get on their bikesIn a nation with more bikes than people, finding a space to park can be a problem. The Dutch city of Utrecht is...
10:42, 08/19/2019

Two French tourists and park guide missing in northern Benin Two French tourists and their guide have been missing for the last two days after going on a game drive in Pendjari National Park in northern Benin, near the border with Burkina Faso, the company that manages the park said on Friday....
18:56, 05/03/2019

Officials: Bureaucracy meant no warning system in park death NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee officials say bureaucratic issues were behind the lack of a warning system at Cummins Falls State Park, where fast-moving water killed a 2-year-old earlier this month. Parks and Conservation Deputy Commissioner Jim B...
03:14, 06/20/2019

Woman found alive after two weeks in Hawaii forest park Amanda Eller was spotted in the bed of a creek on Maui island by helicopter search teamA woman has been found alive in a forest on Hawaii’s Maui island after going missing more than two weeks ago. Amanda Eller was found injured in the Makawao Forest ...
10:56, 05/25/2019

Fourteen lions escape from Kruger park in South Africa Police warn local residents after pride escapes from world-famous reserveAuthorities in South Africa have warned residents living close to the Kruger park after 14 lions escaped from the world-famous reserve.The state government of Limpopo said the p...
16:28, 06/07/2019

Two North Carolina men, dad killed in ATV crash at Tennessee adventure park Two North Carolina men and one of their fathers were killed Sunday after their all-terrain vehicle plummeted more than 100 feet down an embankment, according to Tennessee investigators....
04:28, 05/28/2019

Body of suspected MS-13 victim discovered in Long Island park The decomposing corpse of what cops believe is a victim of MS-13 has been discovered in a Long Island park, law enforcement sources said Saturday. The remains were found in the Massapequa Preserve, just 100 to 150 feet from where another victim of th...
07:28, 05/26/2019

Off-leash dog kills threatened seal pup in California national park Authorities at Point Reyes National Seashore in Marin County are seeking information about the dog's owner after a Guadalupe fur seal was killed.        ...
21:42, 05/02/2019

Homeless woman, 25, killed in ‘horrendous bashing’ in Melbourne park Police in Australia said a 25-year-old homeless woman was killed in a “horrendous bashing” after her body was found by walkers at a park in Melbourne over the weekend....
20:14, 05/27/2019

Weathered Winchester rifle found in Nevada park has new home BAKER, Nev. (AP) — A 137-year-old rifle found five years ago leaning against a juniper tree in Great Basin National Park in Nevada is now part of an exhibit dedicated to the “Forgotten Winchester” at the park visitor center near the Utah ...
19:14, 05/26/2019

South Africa: 14 lions on the loose near Kruger National Park The lions were seen near a mining community close to the town of Phalaborwa outside the wildlife park. People have been warned to stay alert as rangers try to capture and resettle them....
15:14, 06/07/2019

Tour Missouri's Echo Bluff State Park If the scenery in Netflix's "Ozark" appeals to you, Missouri's Echo Bluff State Park can provide the natural beauty without all the man-made drama.       ...
02:42, 06/13/2019

Xanten Archaeological Park – Step Back and Experience the Romans Open-air archaeological parks or museums are increasingly popular as they bring the past to life.  ...
04:00, 07/21/2019

Leopard kills toddler in South Africa's Kruger park Big cat that attacked two-year-old was hunted down and shot dead to avoid risk of a repeat A leopard has killed a two-year-old boy inside a fenced-off staff compound at South Africa’s Kruger national park, officials said.“The toddler was only 30 mont...
02:00, 06/07/2019

UPDATE 1-Park Hotels to buy Chesapeake Lodging Trust in a $2.7 bln deal Hotel owner Park Hotels & Resorts Inc on Monday agreed to buy smaller rival Chesapeake Lodging Trust in a cash and stock deal valued at $2.7 billion that would create the second biggest lodging real estate investment trust in the United States....
13:28, 05/06/2019

Tour Missouri's Echo Bluff Stake Park If the scenery in Netflix's "Ozark" appeals to you, Missouri's Echo Bluff State Park can provide the natural beauty without all the man-made drama.       ...
23:56, 06/11/2019

Avisaíl García Had Just The Absolute Dumbest Inside-The-Park Dinger Avisaíl García, the disorienting ceiling at the Trop, and the atrocious eyesight of Randal Grichuk all combined to give the Rays’ DH an atypical, embarrassing, inside-the-park dong during the Toronto-Tampa game on Tuesday night. In the third inning, ...
04:42, 05/29/2019

Glacier park rockslide, avalanche trap bicyclists for hours WEST GLACIER, Mont. (AP) — A rockslide and avalanche stranded 13 bicyclists for about eight hours on the scenic Going-to-the-Sun Road that winds through Glacier National Park. Park officials say the cyclists were cold but otherwise not hurt Monday. T...
01:42, 05/29/2019

'Westworld' season 3 trailer shows robots venturing beyond the park HBO has released the first full trailer for Westworld's third season, and it's clear that there's much, much more to see than what you caught in the teaser. The clip shows a future city where the park robots have slipped into human so...
01:28, 07/21/2019

Central Park Five member buys $960K Harlem apartment At age 16, Korey Wise was the eldest of the Central Park Five to be wrongfully accused and jailed in the 1989 rape and beating of a 28-year-old jogger. Wise, portrayed by Jharrel Jerome in Netflix’s “When They See Us,” was the only defendant to be tr...
00:56, 07/04/2019

Opinion: Haskell Day heat debacle should have been avoided at Monmouth Park Monmouth Park finally decided to run Haskell Day stakes in the evening due to searing heat, but took too long to react to new landscape.       ...
02:56, 07/21/2019

Trump stands by comments about wrongly convicted 'Central Park Five' U.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday stood by claims he made about five men who were wrongly convicted for the brutal rape of a female jogger in New York City's Central Park 30 years ago....
04:00, 06/19/2019

A wildlife filmmaker's guide to India's Jim Corbett National Park As the sun rises over the canopy in India's Jim Corbett National Park, a sambar deer steps into view. The handsome animal is among hundreds of species in this diverse nature reserve....
18:28, 05/24/2019

Risk of foodborne illness ‘imminent’ at Rye amusement park: report The Dragon Coaster is not the only thing that could turn your stomach at Playland amusement park in Rye. Three years’ worth of inspections at the Westchester County-owned park have found potential pitfalls with food safety, according to copies ...
23:14, 05/04/2019

Publisher drops Central Park 5 prosecutor Linda Fairstein NEW YORK (AP) — Linda Fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as fallout continues for the former Central Park 5 prosecutor over the wrongful conviction of five teens for a 1989 rape and beating of a female jogger. On Friday, Dutton spokeswoman A...
21:14, 06/07/2019

Britain's Kate views Bletchley Park codebreaker exhibit for D-Day Kate, Britain's Duchess of Cambridge, traveled on Tuesday to the old home of Britain's World War Two codebreakers - and where her own grandmother worked, visiting an exhibition marking the 75th anniversary of the D-Day landings in Normandy....
19:00, 05/14/2019

German tourist dies after collapsing at Zion National Park SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Officials say a German tourist hiking in Zion National Park has died after collapsing on a popular trail. Park spokeswoman Eleanor Siebers told The Salt Lake Tribune that the 68-year-old man collapsed Tuesday afternoon on the We...
17:00, 05/16/2019

Universal water park closes early, workers taken to hospital ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Volcano Bay water park at Universal Orlando Resort closed early Sunday and at least four workers were taken to hospitals for what theme park officials say were “technical issues.” Workers and some guests complaine...
21:42, 06/03/2019

La Stella’s inside-the-park HR powers Angels past Reds, 5-1 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Tommy La Stella hit a leadoff inside-the-park homer and Luis Rengifo added a three-run shot in the Los Angeles Angels’ 5-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday night. Pinch-runner Wilfredo Tovar tagged up and score...
07:56, 06/26/2019

5 Black Men React to Netflix's When They See Us, Ava DuVernay's Series About the Central Park Five On May 31, Netflix released the Ava DuVernay-helmed miniseries, When They See Us, which delves into the case of the Central Park Five, the five black and brown boys who were convicted in 1990 in both the media and the courtroom for a crime they didn’...
23:28, 06/03/2019

The Latest: Missing Utah college student met person at park SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The Latest on a missing University of Utah student (all times local): 2:48 p.m. Authorities say a missing University of Utah student who hasn’t been heard from in over a week was last seen meeting an unknown person at a pa...
23:42, 06/24/2019

5 dead after shootings, fire at central California home park Authorities said Monday they're trying to find a motive to explain why a gunman killed several people at a mobile home park on the central California coast....
21:28, 06/24/2019

Belgian park trumpets arrival of twin baby pandas BRUGELETTE, Belgium (AP) — A Belgian wildlife park is proudly announcing the birth of twin baby giant pandas. Pairi Daiza said in a tweet Friday that Hao Hao, a panda loaned to the park by China in 2014, has given birth to “two little ‘pink shrimps’ ...
14:02, 08/11/2019

A new outdoor classroom is coming to Saguaro National Park East A new outdoor classroom is coming to Saguaro National Park East. Today, officials are breaking ground on the new project. The outdoor classroom patio will be constructed at the Rincon Mountain visitor center. The project has been in the works since 2...
06:28, 05/17/2019

Drake showed up at Jurassic Park to watch Game 6 of the NBA Finals Rather than travel to Oracle Arena to take in the game in person, Drake chose to watch alongside the Raptors faithful in Toronto.       ...
07:56, 06/14/2019

Heathrow's planes over Richmond Park would 'damage mental health' Millions of people who use park face up to 93 low-flying aircraft an hour under planA psychologist who treats patients experiencing stress and anxiety with a dose of nature in Richmond Park says the expansion of Heathrow airport will be detrimental t...
15:00, 06/17/2019

Lyft Driver Dropped Off US Student At Park Far From Home. She Vanished Mackenzie Lueck was dropped off at a park in northern Salt Lake City, where she did not live, said police spokesman Detective Greg Wilking, who declined to say why she went there. T...
10:28, 06/25/2019

Another tourist injured by bison at a national park; second such incident in a week Park regulations require that visitors stay at least 25 yards away from large animals such as bison, elk, deer and horses.       ...
19:00, 07/29/2019

Park Police officer defends actions in fatal shooting ALEXANDRIA, Va. (AP) — A U.S. Park Police officer accused of fatally shooting an unarmed motorist after a chase on a northern Virginia parkway is defending his actions as self-defense. Lawyers for Lucas Vinyard filed their first response Wednesday in...
17:56, 06/27/2019

$1.3 billion Belmont Park arena proposal gets green light Officials approved on Thursday a proposal for a controversial billion-dollar arena at Belmont Park that would become the New York Islanders next home — paving the way for construction to begin, a report said. The $1.3 billion proposal for a 19,000-se...
16:00, 08/09/2019

No elephants poached in a year at Mozambique's Niassa wildlife park Niassa Reserve, one of the biggest wildlife parks in Africa, marked a year without losing a single elephant to the poachers. Up to 4,000 of the animals roam the Mozambique park, which covers more land than Switzerland....
15:56, 06/15/2019

Scalpers are using senior citizens to score Shakespeare in the Park tickets The theme for this summer’s Shakespeare in the Park might be everything to do about scamming the system. On opening night of the Public Theater’s production of “Much Ado About Nothing” on May 21, one Upper East Sider scored three prime seats — second...
03:00, 06/02/2019

LFCHD Hosts Low-Cost Rabies Clinic At Douglass Park LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department’s low-cost rabies vaccination clinic will be operating Tuesday. From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. pet owners who are interested can get the vaccine for $3 at Douglass Park. The s...
11:56, 05/14/2019

Philippines president calls on Trump to park US Navy outside China Philippines' President Rodrigo Duterte wants President Trump to park the Navy's Seventh Fleet on China's doorstep in response to ongoing tensions in the Pacific....
22:42, 07/17/2019

Park named after Boston Marathon bombing victim opening BOSTON (AP) — A park named in honor of the youngest victim of the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing is being formally opened this weekend. Martin’s Park, named for 8-year-old Martin Richard, is opening Saturday in a ceremony that is scheduled to inc...
19:28, 06/15/2019

15th Annual Fatherhood Initiative Held At Douglass Park LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – On Saturday the 15th annual Fatherhood Initiative was hosted by the First African Baptist Church. The goal is to encourage dads to be involved. “Everyone kept telling me today it takes a village to raise children...
01:42, 06/16/2019

K-Pop group BTS packs Central Park for ‘GMA’ summer series launch “Good Morning America” launched its free 2019 Summer Concert Series on Wednesday in Central Park with K-Pop supergroup BTS, and the crowds were predictably massive. Diehard lovers of the Korean boy band camped out for days, with some slee...
18:00, 05/15/2019

Belgian park celebrates arrival of twin baby pandas BRUGELETTE, Belgium — A Belgian wildlife park is proudly announcing the birth of twin baby giant pandas. Pairi Daiza said in a tweet Friday that Hao Hao, a panda loaned to the park by China in 2014, has given birth to “two little ‘pink shrimps’ that ...
03:42, 08/10/2019

The park is full of teenagers who are not up to anything dodgy, but still worry me | Romesh Ranganathan Playing football in the park on a Ranganathan day of fun, we are joined by Lionel Messi’s lovechildI am working a lot at the moment and so am trying to maximise my time with the family. A late night after recording the first episode of The Ranganatio...
15:14, 06/01/2019

South Korea allows businesspeople to visit North factory park SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea has decided to allow its businesspeople to visit their factories at an industrial park in North Korea that was shut down by Seoul’s previous conservative government in 2016 following a North Korean nuclear test....
13:42, 05/17/2019

| Da Gama explains Highlands Park's 'private' pre-season plans Highlands Park coach Owen Da Gama says the club are back in pre-season but it will be behind closed doors in order for there to be no distractions from the media....
17:00, 06/17/2019

Toyota will add automatic engine shut off and auto-park to all new vehicles Beginning with model year 2020, Toyota will include automatic engine shut off and auto-park features in its new vehicles. If a vehicle is left running for a predetermined amount of time, the engine will automatically shut off. If a driver exits a veh...
04:28, 06/14/2019

Berlin park’s drug dealer solution panned by authorities A downtown Berlin park manager’s creative solution to keep drug dealers away from families and joggers has been met with an emphatic “nein” from German officials...
17:14, 05/09/2019

Cops rescue domestic parakeet from Fort Tryon Park NYPD officers came to the rescue of a feathered friend around 1 p.m. Sunday inside Fort Tryon Park in Fort George, after neighborhood residents spotted a tiny stray parakeet flying around, police said Tuesday. “A little guy like this would not ...
22:14, 07/16/2019

Mark Ronson eyes $7.45M Central Park West home Mark Ronson, the Oscar-winning music producer/songwriter, had a blast DJing this week’s Met Gala after party. But outside of that event, Ronson has been on a house hunt — and he’s just turned his sights uptown. As Gimme Shelter reported in February, ...
06:28, 05/09/2019

Agua Caliente Park to partially close for pond restoration TUCSON – Pima County’s Agua Caliente Park will be partially closed temporary for the restoration of its main pond. The partial closure is expected to be in place from June 12 to 14 and may possibly extend into the week of June 17. Pima County says th...
22:56, 06/11/2019

80,000 trees in Halifax’s Point Pleasant Park to be cut or trimmed this summer The project is part of a long-running effort to restore Point Pleasant Park, which was hit by the loss of more than 70,000 trees when Hurricane Juan blew through Nova Scotia in late September 2003....
22:28, 05/08/2019

67-year-old pummeled while reading book in Central Park: cops A man spending a lazy morning in Central Park reading a Lewis Carroll classic was pummeled by a stranger — for looking at him the wrong way, authorities and police sources said Wednesday. The 67-year-old was thumbing through “Through the Lookin...
19:14, 06/05/2019

Woman dead after falling from residential roof in Park Slope A woman died after she fell or jumped from the roof of an 11-story building in Park Slope, Brooklyn, on Saturday afternoon, police said. There was no indication of foul play. Residents at 267 Sixth St. said the woman, 30, was a guest of a tenant. “I ...
08:00, 06/23/2019

Raptors fans line up outside of Jurassic Park 15 hours before tipoff At 6 a.m., 15 hours before the game was set to begin, there was already a large line forming to get into the viewing party outside of Scotiabank Arena....
15:42, 05/30/2019

Patagonia Lake State Park to host Mariachi Fest Patagonia Lake State Park map / Courtesy: Arizona State Parks PHOENIX – Patagonia Lake State Park will be holding the annual Mariachi Festival on May 18. The event will be from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m., at 400 Patagonia Lake Rd. Gates will open at 7 a.m. Peo...
20:56, 05/07/2019

Maximum Security arrives at trainer’s barn in Monmouth Park OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — Maximum Security has arrived at Monmouth Park in New Jersey. The first Kentucky Derby winner disqualified for interference in the race’s 145-year history arrived at the track shortly before 6 a.m. Tuesday. The previously ...
15:56, 05/07/2019

Teacher finds 2.12-carat diamond in Arkansas state park A 36-year-old school teacher made a sparkling discovery when he found a diamond that weighed more than two carats at an Arkansas State Park. Josh Lanik, from Nebraska, was on a family vacation when he visited Crater of Diamonds State Park on July 24 ...
14:14, 07/30/2019

NYPD investigating violent child mugger in Morningside Park Police say a 12-year-old girl took part in a string of brutal muggings of female victims last month near Morningside Park, and they’re looking for more suspects....
02:56, 05/19/2019

Turkington extends BTCC lead with Oulton Park double Colin Turkington Triple champion secures 50th career win, while Jake Hill is denied his first after being penalised for a mid-race clash Team BMW racer Colin Turkington extended his points lead in the British Touring Car Championship with an emp...
22:14, 06/30/2019

Inbee Park shoots 62 to take LPGA Tour lead in Arkansas ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — Inbee Park had five straight birdies in a 9-under 62 to take the first-round lead Friday in the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship. Seeking her 20th LPGA Tour victory and first since early last year, the South Korean star began the ...
02:56, 06/29/2019

Great Sand Dunes named International Dark Sky Park ALAMOSA, Colo. (AP) — Great Sand Dunes National Park and Preserve has been recognized for its unpolluted views of the night sky. KOAA-TV reports the International Dark-Sky Association announced Thursday that it has designated the southern Colorado pa...
22:42, 05/10/2019

A 24th Horse Dies At Santa Anita Park In California SANTA ANITA, Cali. (CNN)– A fatal shoulder injury has resulted in the death of the 24th racehorse at Santa Anita Park in California. The 3-year-old horse, named Commander Coil, suffered the injury Friday in a gallop while training, according to...
16:14, 05/18/2019

BET Awards: The Central Park Five, introduced as Exonerated Five, get standing ovation The BET Awards took a serious turn Sunday when the men known as the Central Park Five made an emotional appearance, embracing the bond between them.        ...
09:28, 06/24/2019

New search set for missing Joshua Tree National Park hiker JOSHUA TREE NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) — A search will be renewed this weekend for a Canadian man who vanished after saying he was going on a hike in Joshua Tree National Park last summer. The Desert Sun reports Paul Miller’s sister, Dawne Robi...
16:56, 05/10/2019

Central Park Five detective says Netflix series is full of ‘lies’ The ex-NYPD detective who made the first arrests in the Central Park Five case says the Netflix depiction of it is full of “lies” — putting police and prosecutors at risk. Eric Reynolds, who busted Raymond Santana and Kevin Richardson, bo...
16:28, 06/29/2019

Jurassic Park to remain open for Game 6 after thunderstorms hit Toronto Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment announced Thursday they will make the call at 5 p.m. to keep fans in Jurassic Park or move them into Scotiabank Arena....
03:00, 06/14/2019

Park, Ciganda tied for LPGA Tour lead in Arkansas Sung Hyun Park birdied the final two holes for an 8-under 63 and a share of lead with Carlota Ciganda after the second round of the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship       ...
02:42, 06/30/2019

BTCC Oulton Park: BMW's Turkington dominates race one from pole Colin Turkington converted pole position into his third win of the 2019 British Touring Car Championship season in the opening race at Oulton Park, despite carrying maximum success ballast...
15:42, 06/30/2019

BTCC Oulton Park: Turkington clinches race two win as WSR takes 1-2 Colin Turkington controlled race two at Oulton Park to become only the fourth driver to score 50 wins in the British Touring Car Championship as BMW dominated proceedings...
21:56, 06/30/2019

FBI: ‘No foul play’ involved in Kentucky national park death PARK CITY, Ky. (AP) — FBI officials say they think no foul play was involved in the death of a woman found in Mammoth Cave National Park. News outlets report the body of 23-year-old Mariah Amber Decru was discovered in a cemetery on park grounds in M...
17:14, 06/18/2019

Texas police find second set of human bones near park outside of Houston Police in Texas are combing a park outside of Houston Tuesday after finding human bones at an abandoned property just steps away from where another set of bones had been discovered over the weekend....
21:56, 07/09/2019

Comstock Resources to acquire Covey Park in $2.2 billion deal Comstock Resources Inc said on Monday it would buy privately held natural gas company Covey Park in a deal valued at about $2.2 billion, including debt....
14:42, 06/10/2019

‘Statue of Liberty’ ticket sellers banned from Battery Park Pesky ticket sellers pushing deceptive ferry rides around — but not to — the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island are finally getting the heave ho from Battery Park, The Post has learned. NY Waterway, which manages Pier 36 at the south of M...
02:56, 08/21/2019

Brush fire shuts down Southern California amusement park SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (AP) — Firefighters are battling a brush fire that forced the closure of a huge amusement park in Southern California. Heavy smoke surrounding Six Flags Magic Mountain and Hurricane Harbor prompted the park to announce an evacua...
00:14, 06/10/2019

Linda Fairstein Dropped by Her Publisher After TV Series on the Central Park 5 A Penguin Random House imprint ended its relationship with the prosecutor-turned-novelist after “When They See Us” drew attention to her role in the case....
00:28, 06/08/2019

New York’s High Line park marks 10 years of transformation NEW YORK (AP) — The creators of New York’s High Line park turned a disused rail line into an urban oasis, art showcase and tourism magnet that welcomes 8 million visitors a year. The park is now marking two milestones. Its final section opened ...
17:42, 06/09/2019

10 great high-tech amusement park thrill rides “The rides have gotten totally immersive,” says Robert Ulrich, president of American Coaster Enthusiasts.       ...
02:00, 07/09/2019

UPDATE 2-Comstock Resources to buy Covey Park for $1.1 bln in Haynesville push Oil and gas producer Comstock Resources Inc said on Monday it would buy privately held Covey Park for about $1.1 billion, creating the largest operator in the natural gas-rich Haynesville shale basin....
14:42, 06/10/2019

Michael B. Jordan presents Central Park 5 with courage award LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael B. Jordan says the wrongfully convicted men known as the Central Park Five have shown true courage. Jordan praised the men — Yusef Salaam, Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Raymond Santana, and Korey Wise — during a luncheon...
02:14, 06/08/2019

Linda Fairstein condemns Netflix series on Central Park Five NEW YORK (AP) — Former “Central Park Five” prosecutor Linda Fairstein is condemning how she’s portrayed in the Netflix series “When They See Us,” writing that the program is “full of distortions and falsehoods.R...
18:42, 06/11/2019

Linda Fairstein dropped by publisher after ‘Central Park Five’ backlash Best-selling crime novelist Linda Fairstein, the former Manhattan sex-crimes prosecutor portrayed in a new movie as having railroaded the former “Central Park Five,” was dropped by her publisher, Dutton, on Friday. The publisher has ̶...
23:56, 06/07/2019

An Abandoned Water Park is an Excellent Playground for an Electric MX Rider While it’s still sad that Alta Motors is dead, it’s pretty great that these bikes are still being used to their full potential. Josh Hill invades and absolutely dominates an old water park in Palm Springs, California to lay down the hoon gauntlet. An...
21:28, 07/06/2019

'Central Park 5' tell Oprah of pain and redemption after Netflix series The five men wrongly convicted of raping a jogger in New York's Central Park in 1989 said on Sunday that a new Netflix Inc series about their case revived the pain from their ordeal but, for some, brought a sense of redemption....
12:42, 06/10/2019

Hunter Pence’s crazy inside-the-park homer wrecks Red Sox BOSTON — Hunter Pence sprinted through his 14th homer of the season, although there was probably no need to hurry. Pence hit a stand-up, inside-the-park home run and the Texas Rangers beat Boston 9-5 Tuesday night, capitalizing when the Red Sox unrav...
11:42, 06/12/2019

Fans pray for David Ortiz at Fenway Park ceremony Fans prayed for MLB great David Ortiz at Fenway Park on Monday, as the former Red Sox slugger known as “Big Papi” recovers from an ambush-style shooting attack in the Dominican Republic. The team led the moment of reflection before thei...
08:56, 06/11/2019

Tourist dies after slipping at Yosemite National Park waterfall A Romanian tourist died after slipping and falling at a Yosemite National Park waterfall, authorities told NBC News’ affiliate KCRA in Sacramento, California. The victim who fell 20 feet Wednesday at Bridalveil Fall was identified as Lucian Miu...
03:56, 08/05/2019

Publisher drops Central Park Five prosecutor Linda Fairstein Linda Fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as fallout continues for the former Central Park Five prosecutor over the wrongful conviction of five teens for a 1989 rape and beating of a female jogger...
00:00, 06/08/2019

Central Park Five prosecutor claims Netflix series defames her Linda Fairstein has come under intense scrutiny since the debut of When They See Us on Netflix A prosecutor of the men known as the “Central Park Five” has claimed a new Netflix series about their rape conviction and exoneration defames her with fals...
05:14, 06/12/2019

Canary Islands wildfire prompts 9,000 evacuations; reaches park An out-of-control wildfire on Gran Canaria in Spain's Canary Islands kept spreading on Monday, increasing to 9,000 the number of people evacuated from eight municipalities and reaching a natural park, authorities said on Monday....
23:28, 08/19/2019

Girl tossed into the air by charging Yellowstone National Park buffalo A nine-year-old girl visiting Yellowstone National Park was struck and thrown into the air by a charging bison, park officials said on Tuesday, but she survived the attack and was released after being treated at the Old Faithful Lodge....
06:14, 07/24/2019

The Battle for People’s Park, Berkeley 1969: when Vietnam came home A year before Kent State, police shot at protesters in California, killing one. A new oral history of the clash is a searing readOn 4 May 1970, the Ohio national guard shot at hundreds of students protesting against the invasion of Cambodia, wounding...
14:14, 07/06/2019

Cliffside Park, N.J.: A Brooklyn and Queens Vibe in Bergen County With easy access to the city but more affordable housing, the borough draws a range of residents — even some who thought they’d never leave New York....
18:00, 07/10/2019

Nursing mom gets booted from water park. Officer says she can't sit with both breasts out The Nessler Park manager wanted the mom out after people complained. An officer was called to the scene where his body cam captured the altercation.        ...
20:28, 06/11/2019

Giraffes killed by lightning strike at Florida safari park PALM BEACH COUNTY, Fla. (WPTV) — Lion County Safari confirms two giraffes were killed by a lightning strike during a storm about six weeks ago. Park officials said on Tuesday tests show 1-year-old Jioni and 10-year-old Lily, a male and female giraffe...
22:56, 06/11/2019

Crews find body of toddler swept away in flash flood at park COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Crews have found the body of a 2-year-old Kentucky boy swept away in weekend flash flooding at a Tennessee gorge as crews evacuated 64 people from the popular park. Jackson County Emergency Management Agency spokesman Derek W...
20:42, 06/10/2019

Alligators bellow at Florida zoo, video shows: ‘It sounds like something out of Jurassic Park’ Aside from roaming farther from the water in search for mates during warmer seasons, alligators also bellow -- a prehistoric sound that was caught on video at a Florida zoo last week....
21:42, 04/30/2019

Bangladesh Lawmaker Slammed For Calling Cops On Students Kissing In Park A Bangladeshi lawmaker has been slammed online for calling the police on teenage lovers kissing in a park and posting their photos on social media in the socially conservative country....
17:28, 07/17/2019

The Central Park Five story tells us how we should face down racism | Rashad Robinson Ave DuVernay’s compelling Netflix documentary When They See Us is a reminder that we need to change how the system worksThe Central Park Five marked a political awakening for me. I was just getting to middle school, Jesse Jackson’s historic second ru...
10:42, 06/03/2019

Hong Kong police clear streets as protesters move to park The activists have rejected an apology from Chief Executive Carrie Lam for her handling of the legislation, which has stoked fears of expanding control from Beijing in this former British colony.        ...
15:14, 06/17/2019

This New Jurassic Park LEGO Set Includes a Sexy Jeff Goldblum Minifigure God creates dinosaurs. God destroys dinosaurs. God creates man. Man destroys God. Man creates dinosaurs... and then this LEGO set. Welcome to Jurassic Park. It has been 26 years since the iconic film was released in theaters and now there is finally ...
03:56, 07/04/2019

10 years later, New York’s High Line park brought big change — and gentrification The High Line marked its 10th anniversary by opening its final piece last week. The short section, called the Spur, straddles the intersection of 10th Avenue and West 30th Street, and connects the High Line to Hudson Yards....
10:00, 06/10/2019

The Brotherhood: Raymond Santana Creates a T-Shirt to Commemorate the Central Park 5 If, like me, you spent a good part of your weekend tearfully watching Ava DuVernay’s masterful When They See Us on Netflix, you likely walked away wanting to ensure the world never forgets what was done to Yusef Salaam, Kevin Richardson, Antron McCra...
18:28, 06/03/2019

New Menu: FIRE At The Park Takes Farm-To-Table Concept To Next Level The new summer menu at Fire is over 80% organic and has been designed to source ingredients from a growing list of suppliers and farmers who practice sustainable techniques to offer environmentally......
16:28, 07/18/2019

Dead sea turtle found with spear through head in Florida national park A dead sea turtle with a spear shaft through its head was recently found floating in the waters of a national park in Florida, authorities said Tuesday....
01:00, 06/27/2019

Park Slope residents labeled hypocrites for protesting homeless shelter Residents of liberal Park Slope are angrily ramping up their battle to block two towering new homeless shelters in their midst — but other locals are blasting them as hypocrites....
04:00, 06/16/2019

La Stella's inside-the-park HR powers Angels past Reds, 5-1 Tommy La Stella hit a leadoff inside-the-park homer and Luis Rengifo added a three-run shot in the Los Angeles Angels' 5-1 victory over the Cincinnati Reds       ...
07:42, 06/26/2019

Kentucky’s high court rules in trampoline park injury case LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky’s Supreme Court has ruled that a damage waiver signed by a parent at a trampoline park does not protect the park from liability in the case of an injured child. The Courier Journal reports that the court said Thu...
20:56, 06/15/2019

Brookes wins Race Two at Cadwell Park after Irwin-Redding beef "Josh Brookes won Race Two at Cadwell Park in the British Superbikes - but the talking point was a furious stand-off between Andy Irwin and Scott Redding after an early collision."...
00:43, 08/19/2019

Nationals Park extends netting to foul poles, but not all fans want safety first The extended netting was installed in time for Monday's postponed game against the Colorado Rockies. Many fans were in favor, but others did not appreciate the extra precaution....
06:00, 07/23/2019

Teen girl shot by stray bullet while sitting near Brooklyn park A 13-year-old girl was shot in the shoulder by a stray bullet while she was sitting on a bench near a Brooklyn park, police said. The teen was sitting on Herkimer Street near St. Andrew Place in Bedford-Stuyvesant soon before 8 p.m. when shots rang o...
05:00, 07/25/2019

SeaWorld hits back after Virgin Holidays drops park from offerings Virgin Holidays will no longer offer tickets to tourist attractions featuring captive whales and dolphins — and SeaWorld fired back at the travel site for succumbing to “pressure from animal activists.” The travel company has announ...
22:14, 07/17/2019

Ford recalls Fusions, Rangers over glitch causing them to shift out of park Ford Motor on Wednesday recalled more than 270,000 Fusions and Rangers after receiving reports of a glitch with the transmission causing the vehicles to shift out of park and roll away....
23:56, 05/15/2019

Hundreds of thousands gather in Hong Kong park for pro-democracy rally Organizers said they hoped the assembly would be peaceful, which would make for a rare calm weekend in a months-long movement marked by violent clashes....
22:14, 08/18/2019

NCC partners with Parkbus to pilot paid shuttle from Ottawa to Gatineau Park For eight Saturdays in August and October, non-profit Parkbus and the National Capital Commission are piloting a shuttle service from downtown Ottawa to Gatineau Park....
23:56, 07/25/2019

Why mountain goats are being airlifted from Olympic National Park to Cascade Mountains Mountain goats are being airlifted out of Olympic National Park to the Cascade Mountains where there are more salt licks and fewer humans.       ...
15:42, 07/10/2019

Lusty stingrays lead to temporary closure of Assiniboine Park Zoo exhibit The zoo said Wednesday that they've noticed an escalation in natural mating behaviour over the past month, which has led to injuries in some of the exhibit's cownose stingrays. ...
22:14, 06/26/2019

These designers want to hide a cryptocurrency mining farm in a skyscraper water park The cryptocurrency and blockchain industry has thrown out its fair share of zany ideas over the last few years. But a group of designers is taking wild blockchain concepts to new heights with their plans for a cryptocurrency mining facility hidden in...
13:42, 06/03/2019

Watch: Brewers' Ben Gamel gets fastest inside-the-park homer of 2019 Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ben Gamel rounded the bases in fewer than 15 seconds for the fastest inside-the-park home run of 2019 during a loss to the Seattle Mariners....
17:42, 06/27/2019

Glacier National Park tourists asked to log where animals are crossing the highway Wildlife officials are asking people who are traveling near Glacier National Park to report sightings of animals crossing the road.       ...
21:28, 07/23/2019

Oulton Park BTCC: Hill loses maiden win after clash with Neal Jake Hill has lost his first ever British Touring Car Championship victory after being given a 20-second penalty following contact with Matt Neal in the final race at Oulton Park...
21:56, 06/30/2019

'The Bean' in Chicago's Millennium Park vandalized with gang graffiti, 7 arrested Seven people were arrested after an iconic Chicago tourist destination was defaced with gang graffiti as part of a vandalization spree early Tuesday, according to police....
21:00, 07/02/2019

Michael B. Jordan honors Central Park 5 with ACLU Courage Award Michael B. Jordan told the men known as the Central Park Five Friday that he cannot watch footage of the new series "When They See Us" without getting emotional and feeling like as a young black man he too could have faced a similar ordeal....
15:56, 06/09/2019

Berlin park designates 'pink zone' areas for drug dealers Repeated attempts by police to clear dealers from Görlitzer Park in Kreuzberg prompts move by park managerDrug dealers in Berlin are to be given designated spaces in a city centre park to carry out transactions, leading to criticism that authorities ...
21:56, 05/09/2019

Donald Trump and the Central Park Five: the racially charged rise of a demagogue In this Guardian story first published in 2016, and as Ava DuVernay’s new Netflix series on the Central Park Five case, When They See Us, hits screens, we tell of how, 30 years ago, five young black men were wrongly convicted of rape – and how the ch...
14:56, 06/05/2019

For amazing views of the stars, visit a dark-sky park; the newest one is in Arizona If you're looking for a clearer view of the night sky, visit a Dark Sky Park. The newest one is in Arizona.        ...
18:56, 05/09/2019

India's Coffee Day to sell Bengaluru tech park to Blackstone, cut debt Coffee Day Enterprises Ltd said on Wednesday it planned to sell a tech park it owned in the southern Indian city of Bengaluru to Blackstone for up to 30 billion rupees ($421 million), in an effort to cut debt....
15:28, 08/14/2019

The ultimate Koh Samui day trip: Thailand's Ang Thong National Marine Park The perfect day trip from Koh Samui, Thailand's stunning Ang Thong National Marine Park is home to the country's famous Emerald Lake. Find out what other highlights await in this government-protected park....
05:28, 07/26/2019

No walk in park as Sung-hyun wins LPGA event by one shot Park Sung-hyun made a tap-in birdie at the par-five final hole to win the NW Arkansas Championship on Sunday and stake her claim for the world number one ranking....
04:42, 07/01/2019

Sung Hyun Park birdies 18th for LPGA Tour win in Arkansas ROGERS, Ark. (AP) — Sung Hyun Park two-putted for birdie on the par-5 18th to win the Walmart NW Arkansas Championship on Sunday for her second LPGA Tour victory of the season and seventh overall. The 25-year-old Park is projected to move from second...
05:42, 07/01/2019

Watch: New York park posts signs after series of squirrel attacks Signs posted at a New York City park are warning visitors not to feed the local squirrels because the seemingly cute and cuddly residents have turned aggressive....
18:42, 08/14/2019

Gunman shoots up mobile home park, tries to flee in Lyft: cops A gunman opened fire indiscriminately in an Indiana mobile home park, wounding an innocent bystander — then was caught by cops trying to make a getaway in a Lyft, according to police and reports. Issa Ishtawi allegedly barged into a home inside the C...
20:56, 06/05/2019

Vandals deface monolith at Utah’s Capitol Reef National Park CAPITOL REEF NATIONAL PARK, Utah (AP) — Officials say vandals have etched an image of an eye onto a sandstone rock formation at Utah’s Capitol Reef National Park. Park visitors reported the graffiti on the Temple of the Moon monolith in the rem...
19:56, 06/13/2019

Breaking Barriers: Vets wanted for 9-day trek in Big Bend National Park TUCSON – Rough waters, the blazing sun and an unpaved road – while this may seem like the perfect setting for the latest adventure blockbuster ready to hit theaters this summer, some disabled, military veterans may see this environment as...
09:00, 06/06/2019

Trio attacks elderly man with golf club in Central Park: cops An elderly man was attacked by a trio of strangers who threatened him with a golf club inside Central Park, cops said Thursday. The 72-year-old was sitting on a bench in the area of West Drive and 88th Street around 11:10 p.m. Wednesday when the grou...
16:42, 08/15/2019

14-year-old girl killed by falling rocks in Glacier National Park A 14-year-old girl vacationing with her family at Glacier National Park in Montana was killed Monday when rocks came tumbling down on their moving vehicle. The family, from Utah, were riding on Going-to-the-Sun Road when a number of rocks rained down...
06:42, 08/14/2019

Tucson man sentenced in 2017 Iron Horse Park shooting death Daren Encinas-Pablo TUCSON – A man was sentenced Tuesday to life in prison for the death of a 53-year-old man in 2017. On May 23, Daren Encinas-Pablo was found guilty in the robbery and shooting that left Nicholas Encalade dead on Oct. 12, 2017, in I...
01:14, 07/17/2019

Madonna to headline Pride event at Hudson River Park’s Pier 97 It’s official: Madonna will get into the groove at World Pride NYC. After months of speculation by rabid fans, NYC Pride confirmed Monday that the Material Girl will appear at the two-day Pride Island dance party on June 30 at Hudson River Park’s Pie...
18:42, 06/03/2019

Briton injured at Benidorm water park could fly home if condition improves A British holidaymaker who broke his neck in a water slide accident in Benidorm could fly home at the end of this week if his condition continues to improve....
13:56, 07/23/2019

A Failed Trump Golf Course Is Now a Dilapidated State Park – but Is It Worth $26.1 Million? When Donald Trump bought 436 acres in upstate New York two decades ago, he envisioned adding two new championship golf courses to his collection. He bought the wet, overgrown, tree-tangled parcels that sit miles off a state parkway beginning in 1998 ...
18:14, 06/14/2019

Skateboarders angered over plans to remove asphalt at Tompkins Square Park Skateboarders are up in arms over a city plan to put grass on their paved paradise. An online petition with a rare plea to actually “save the asphalt” had topped 15,000 signatures as of Saturday. Signers are begging the city not to turn the northwest...
02:14, 07/07/2019

Dogs owners concerned with local park after cases of Valley Fever TUCSON- Several dog owners are upset with the conditions at the 6th Avenue Park. Those owners said their pets are catching Valley Fever. They believe it’s because of the dirt at the park, which was grass before the city stopped watering it. Max...
04:28, 05/13/2019

Sleepy, soft and oh-so-relaxing: Over 100 cats in Lima's central park Over a hundred cats have made Lima's Kennedy Park their home, with local feline lovers and volunteers taking time to take care of the furry creatures.       ...
18:28, 07/23/2019

Southern Calif., brush fire shuts down Six Flags amusement park Ash rained down on Six Flags Magic Mountain visitors Sunday as a fast-moving brush fire spread in Southern California, prompting the amusement park’s evacuation. The blaze erupted at around noon, local time in Santa Clarita and burned 40 acres ...
05:56, 06/10/2019

In a sunny park with my baby – and other reasons to hate summer | Séamas O’Reilly Sweat, freckles and my sun-creamed son covered in grass… is there anything more loathsome than sunshine?Like the cloying, clammy paw of a St Bernard on my chest, the summer sun has returned and you find me in despair. I hate everything about the heat...
11:28, 07/07/2019

Kansas man shot in head while playing basketball with daughter at park, police say A Kansas man suffered life-threatening injuries after he was shot in the head at a park while he was playing basketball with his daughter Saturday, police said....
14:14, 05/06/2019

Book publisher drops Central Park Five prosecutor Linda Fairstein Central Park Five prosecutor Linda Fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as the fallout continues over the wrongful conviction of five teens for the rape and beating of a female jogger in 1989....
02:28, 06/08/2019

'Perverts in bushes' are ruining nude zone in Paris park, say naturists Users of Bois de Vincennes claim peace is being disturbed by voyeurs and exhibitionistsNaturists in a Paris park have complained that voyeurs and exhibitionists are spoiling their naked enjoyment.The nudists say they are being pestered in an area of ...
20:42, 07/23/2019

You can buy Jedi robes at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge, you just can't wear them in the park The Black Spire Outpost on Batuu is finally open at Disneyland in California. Here fans can build their own lightsabers and drink blue milk. There's just one thing parkgoers aren't allowed to do — wear the Jedi robes they've purchased ...
21:56, 06/04/2019

‘Central Park Five’ prosecutor facing ouster from charity after Netflix show Former Manhattan sex-crimes prosecutor Linda Fairstein faces potential ouster from the board of a leading victim services agency over her role in the case against the “Central Park Five,” according to a report Tuesday. A majority of direc...
22:00, 06/04/2019

First of 15 replicas of Neil Armstrong's Apollo 11 spacesuit unveiled at Nationals Park The Smithsonian's National Air and Space Museum on Tuesday unveiled the first of 15 life-sized statues of Neil Armstrong's spacesuit from his historic walk on the moon. The resin statue was put on view at Nationals Park....
05:00, 06/05/2019

Colin Turkington beats Sam Tordoff to BTCC Oulton Park pole Colin Turkington scored his second pole position of the British Touring Car Championship season at Oulton Park, beating free practice pacesetter Sam Tordoff by three hundredths of a second...
18:56, 06/29/2019

This Park in Germany Has Designated ‘Pink Zone’ Areas for Drug Dealers A park in Berlin has designated areas for drug dealers to do business. The manager of Görlitzer Park in the Kreuzburg area of Berlin spray painted pink poxes on the ground to indicate areas where dealers will be allowed to operate, according to ...
07:14, 05/10/2019

South Korean Singer-actor Park Yoo-chun sentenced for drug use A local court sentenced Park Yoo-chun, an actor and former member of boy band JYJ, to 10 months in prison on Tuesday, suspended two years, for using an illegal drug....
10:42, 07/02/2019

A vacationing teacher finds a 2.12-carat diamond at an Arkansas state park Teacher Josh Lanik was vacationing with his family when he found a brandy-colored gem at Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro, Arkansas. Learn how he made the discovery....
19:56, 07/30/2019

Publisher drops Central Park Five prosecutor Linda Fairstein after outcry Ex-prosecutor turned novelist has seen her relationship with Dutton ‘terminated’ after the release of When They See UsLinda Fairstein has been dropped by her publisher as fallout continues for the former Central Park Five prosecutor over the wrongful...
22:14, 06/07/2019

Chester Bennington Honored by Mom, Wife and Linkin Park on 2nd Anniversary of His Death Chester Bennington's loved ones paid tribute to the late rocker on Saturday, the second anniversary of his death. The Linkin Park frontman committed suicide in 2017. He was 41.......
21:42, 07/20/2019

WRC's Wales Rally GB has Liverpool start, revives Oulton Park stage Britain's World Rally Championship round will start in England for the first time in 20 years, with Wales Rally GB flagged away from Liverpool into an opening Oulton Park stage...
11:28, 05/22/2019

Dutch take cycling to a new level, with world's biggest multistorey bike park In the Netherlands, where there are more bikes than people, serious money is being spent encouraging even more people to get on their bikesIn a nation with more bikes than people, finding a space to park can be a problem. The Dutch city of Utrecht is...
14:14, 08/19/2019

SummerStage concert series to debut new and improved Central Park venue If you’re heading to Central Park for a concert this summer, you’ll notice some changes at Rumsey Playfield. The City Parks Foundation’s SummerStage series — which will open Saturday with a free performance by singer-songwriter Emil...
19:14, 05/30/2019

Kamala Harris wants Trump to watch Ava DuVernay’s Central Park Five documentary The Democratic presidential candidate criticized the president for saying there were “people on both sides” of the exoneration of the men wrongly accused of raping a jogger....
01:42, 06/21/2019

North Face climbers likely killed in Banff National Park avalanche Three professional mountain climbers are missing and are presumed dead after an avalanche at Canada's Banff National Park, according to park officials and the outdoor-gear brand sponsoring them....
01:14, 04/29/2019

Satanic Plaque and Altar Unearthed in The Queen’s Holyrood Park in Scotland In a secluded area of The Queen’s Holyrood Park in Edinburgh, Scotland, archaeologists have unearthed two mysterious objects, including a metal plaque depicting an upside-down pentagram with a horned beast in the center – most likely the demonic enti...
14:00, 06/22/2019

Another horse dies after injury at Santa Anita Park, 25th since December Another horse was euthanized after suffering an injury during a race at Southern California’s Santa Anita Park, the park’s owners said, bringing the number of equine deaths related to the venue to 25 since late December. It is the second horse to be ...
01:00, 05/22/2019

Teen sucked into water park drain after possible dare-gone-wrong: report A 14-year-old Texas teen is reportedly in a medically induced coma after he was allegedly sucked into a water park drain possibly in a dare-gone-wrong scenario on Saturday. The teen, who was not identified by law enforcement to local media outlets du...
12:42, 08/16/2019

12 children rescued after roller coaster stalls at Texas amusement park A dozen school-aged children were rescued after their train of roller coaster cars stalled at Wonderland Park in Amarillo, Texas.        ...
18:56, 05/22/2019

Billionaire Buyers' Club: Ken Griffin and His Neighbors at 220 Central Park South The hedge-fund manager, who paid $238 million for a penthouse, is joined by purchasers like Brazilian construction billionaire Renata de Camargo Nascimento....
07:14, 04/29/2019

Living in Holland Park: area guide to homes, schools and transport It's the smart, tree-lined, mansion-filled enclave where top celebrities will pay millions in cash to live, though these neighbours don't always get on....
13:28, 07/19/2019

Coaches collecting 20-30 hypodermic needles daily at Little League park in New Mexico In New Mexico, while an opioid epidemic rages, a Little League park is facing its own battle: hypodermic needles. Coaches are collecting 20-30 daily.        ...
19:56, 05/20/2019

At Santa Anita Park, Horses Must Now Be Evaluated by a Safety Team Before Racing The park and state regulators announced the formation of a review team of medical and racing officials after California’s governor called for changes at the track, where 29 horses have died since late December....
01:56, 06/13/2019

Racehorse takes lead, dies at Laurel Park; Maryland’s 12th LAUREL, Md. (AP) — A 5-year-old horse died of a suspected heart attack during a race at Laurel Park, the 12th racehorse to die in Maryland this year. The Baltimore Sun reports the mare named Follow the Petals collapsed on Sunday immed...
15:28, 06/18/2019

Amusement park settles black patron's racial profiling suit A Pennsylvania amusement park has settled a lawsuit filed by a black man who said security officers racially profiled him saying he matched the description of a pickpocket, then escorted him out even after it was determined he wasn't the suspect....
04:42, 05/03/2019

'Central Park 5' prosecutor says Netflix series defames her with false information A prosecutor of the men known as the "Central Park Five" said a new Netflix Inc series about their rape conviction and exoneration defames her with false information about how the case unfolded and her role in it....
00:42, 06/12/2019

Trainer banned at Santa Anita Park after 30th horse dies _____ A Hall of Fame trainer was banned from Santa Anita Park near Los Angeles after the fourth horse from his stable died, marking the 30th death of a race horse at the famed track since December, state officials said Saturday. The horse American Cu...
00:00, 06/24/2019

Over a dozen lions break free from national park in South Africa Total cat-astrophe! More than a dozen lions broke free from a world-famous national park in South Africa — in what may be the largest escape of its kind ever in the country, according to reports Friday. Officials were scrambling to capture 14 of the ...
21:42, 06/07/2019

Park Slope residents say de Blasio making them targets after bomb scare Park Slopers are fretting that Mayor Bill de Blasio’s frequent jaunts to the gym have put them in danger. Brooklynites who frequent the Prospect Park YMCA on Ninth Street — where Hizzoner treks near-daily from Gracie Mansion to work out and whe...
23:56, 07/24/2019

Strong wind blows dozens of air mattresses through Denver park – video Dozens of inflatable mattresses cartwheeled across a park in Denver, Colorado, on Saturday as strong winds whipped through the neighbourhood. Robb Manes, who filmed the bizarre spectacle, described it as the ‘great mattress migration of 2019’. Accord...
10:56, 08/21/2019

World Cup countdown starts for South Africa, Australia at Ellis Park South Africa and Australia ramp up their World Cup preparations when they clash in their opening game of the shortened Rugby Championship season at Ellis Park on Saturday, for which both sides have made surprise selections....
17:28, 07/18/2019

Phone dead on the beach? Craving a Slurpee at the park? 7-Eleven now delivers to you More than 2,000 7-Eleven "hot spots" will be working starting Monday. Customers need to download 7-Eleven's 7NOW app to find a hot spot near them.       ...
16:14, 06/24/2019

Rugby player on life support in Ibiza after three-storey car park fall A rugby league player is on life support in an Ibiza hospital after suffering horrific injuries in a three-storey fall from the island's airport car park....
05:14, 05/22/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 30 Found somewhere between Haunted Hills and Pleasant Park Location Found somewhere between Haunted Hills and Pleasant Park is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
18:56, 06/17/2019

Central Park Five prosecutor resigns from Columbia amid Netflix backlash The assistant district attorney who prosecuted the now-exonerated Central Park Five said on Wednesday that she will leave her post as a part-time lecturer at Columbia Law School due to backlash over a Netflix series on the case called “When The...
06:28, 06/13/2019

Blog helps bank nearly quadruple office space on Park Avenue A tenant that signed a five-year lease in 2016 at 90 Park Ave. is nearly quadrupling its space — thanks to a blog post. San Francisco investment bank Financial Technology Partners has now extended and expanded into the entire 16th floor, or 26,322 sq...
12:28, 07/24/2019

‘Disturbed’ man jumps into Prospect Park Lake, rescued by NYPD divers Multiple 911 callers told police that the man jumped into the lake near Prospect Park West around 11:20 a.m. and started behaving erratically, then refused to get out of the water, cops said....
03:28, 08/02/2019